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  Pennsylvania
 
Ambridge
 
Old Economy Village
 
270 Sixteenth Street
 
Ambridge  PA  15003    
 
Phone   724 266-4500
 
Web Site  http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bhsm/trailofhistory.asp?secid=14
 
Description  Last and longest home of the Harmony Society
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Communal
 
Group Identity   German
 
New or Updated:   3/10/2004

  Ambridge
 
Harmonie Associates Inc
 
Old Economy Village
 
Ambridge    PA 15003    
 
Phone   724 266-4500
 
Web Site  http://www.oldeconomyvillage.org/
 
Description  support group for Old Economy Village
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Communal
 
Group Identity   German
 
New or Updated:   3/10/2004

  Pennsylvania
 
Egypt
 
Troxell-Steckel House & Farm
 
4229 Reliance Street
 
Egypt PA  18052    
 
Phone   610 262-8991
 
Web Site  http://www.lehighcountyhistoricalsociety.org/troxellsteckelhouse.html
 
Description  original Pennsylvania-German stone farmhouse
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Building Type   Farm
 
Group Identity   German
 
Era  1756
 
Owner/Operator:  Lehigh County Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  1/22/2004

  Ephrata
 
Ephrata Cloister
  
632 West Main Street
 
Ephrata   PA   17522    
 
Phone  717 733-6600
 
Web Site   http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bhsm/toh/ephrata/ephratacloister.asp?secid=14
 
E-mail      mailto:khackman@state.pa.us
 
Description
 
Type of Resource       Museum
 
Primary Focus    Village
 
Group Identity    German
 
New or Updated:        11/24/2003

  Pennsylvania
 
Perkiomenville
 
Goschenhoppen Historians Inc
 
318 Colonial Road
 
Perkiomenville     PA   18074    
 
Phone   610 367-8286
 
Web Site  http://www.goschenhoppen.org/
 
Description  promotes Pennsylvania German folk history, museum & country store, Antes
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Building Type   Civic
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Folk life
 
Group Identity   German
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:   4/28/2004

St Marys
Historical Society of St Marys
319 Erie Avenue
St Marys PA
Phone
814 834-6525
Web Site
http://www.pagreatoutdoors.com/deststmarys.html
Description
local artifacts of town founded by German Catholic Brotherhood in 1842
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Local History
Group Identity German 

  Pennsylvania
 
Womelsdorf
 
Tulpehocken Settlement Historical
 
116 North Front Street
 
PO Box 53
 
Womelsdorf   PA   19567    
 
Phone   610 589-2527
 
Web Site  http://www.berksmuseums.org/tulpe/
 
E-mail  mailto:cdonmoyer@dejazzd.com
 
Alt Web  http://users.aol.com/Rwagner245/
 
Description  primarily genealogy oriented, maintains small museum
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
 
Group Identity   German
 
New or Updated:   5/26/2004

  TX

  New Braunfels

  Sophienburg Museum  & Archives

  401 West Coll Street

  New Braunfels  TX   78130    

  Phone   830 629-1572

  Web Site  http://www.new-braunfels.net/sophienburg/index.html

  Description  history of German settlement in Texas

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Group Identity   German

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:             8/24/2004

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