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Pennsylvania
Lewistown
McCoy House Museum
17 North Main Street
Lewistown PA 17044
Phone 717 242-1022
Web Site http://www.mccoyhouse.com/
Description birthplace of Major General Frank Ross McCoy, now holds family memorabilia and Historical Society collection; Society maintains research library at 1 West Market Street
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Research /Reading Library
Era 1841
Owner/Operator: Mifflin County Historical Society

  Media
 
Minshall House
 
Front Street & Providence Road
 
Media   PA  19063    
 
Phone   610 566-3004
 
Web Site  http://www.mediaborough.com/about/minshall_house.asp
 
Description  home of one of first Quaker settlers
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
  
New or Updated:      4/22/2004

Pennsylvania
Mill Run
Fallingwater
Route 381 S
Mill Run PA 15464
Phone 724 329-8501
Web Site www.paconserve.org
Alt Web http://faywest.com/fayette/fallingwater/
Description Frank Lloyd Wright's house over a waterfall
Type of Resource House Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  Morrisville
 
Summerseat
 
Legion Hillcrest Ave
 
Morrisville   PA  19067    
 
Phone   215 295-1498
 
Web Site  http://mv.org/historic/historic.htm
 
Description  home to 2 signers of Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Owner/Operator:  Historic Morrisville Society
 
New or Updated:             4/25/2004

  Pennsylvania
 
New Castle
 
Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts
 
124 East Leasure Avenue
 
New Castle  PA    16101    
 
Phone   724 652-2882
 
Web Site  http://www.newcastlepa.org/Cultural/Hoyt_Institute/body_hoyt_institute.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:hoyt@lcix.net
 
Description  arts center & house museum
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:    4/26/2004

Lawrence County Historical Society
408 North Jefferson Street
New Castle PA 16103
Phone 724 658-4022
Web Site www.ilovehistory.com
E-mail mailto:history@lcix.net
Description museum located in Greer mansion, local sports hall of fame, The Black Hand
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Collection A-F China

Pennsylvania
New Derry
Fulton House
Keystone State Park Road
PO Box 64
New Derry PA  15671
Phone
724 537-2165
Alt Phone 724 694-9564
Web Site http://www.icubed.com/~cheetles/index5.html
Description local historical society in newly refurbished historic house/inn
Type of Resource House Museum
Research /Reading Library
Owner/Operator: Derry Area Historical Society

New Hope
Parry Mansion Museum
120 East St
New Hope PA 35062
Phone 205 648-2442
Web Site www.calicotown.com/
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum

  Pennsylvania
 
Paoli
 
Waynesborough Historic House
 
2049 Waynesborough Road
 
Paoli    PA      19301    
 
Phone   610 647-1779
 
Web Site  http://www.philalandmarks.org/page_houses/waynesborough/home/index.html
 
Description  estate of Revolutionary War hero General Anthony Wayne
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Owner/Operator:  Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks
 
New or Updated:     4/27/2004

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