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Pittsburgh
Frick Art and Historical Center
7227 Reynolds Street
Pittsburgh PA 15208
Phone 412 371-0600
Web Site www.frickart.org/
Description six acre site with art museum, carriage museum, greenhouse, museum features European works and rotating exhibits
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus  Arts


 
Pittsburgh
 
Hartwood
 
215 Saxonburg Boulevard
 
Pittsburgh PA  15238    
  Phone   412 767-9200
 
Web Site  http://www.county.allegheny.pa.us/parks/hartwood/
 
Description  629 acres estate with mansion, stable complex
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Owner/Operator:  Allegheny County Parks
 
New or Updated:             5/12/2004

  Pennsylvania
 
Plymouth Meeting
 
Dickinson Farmstead
 
2130 Sierra Road
 
Plymouth Meeting  PA   19462 
 
Phone   610 828-8111
 
Web Site  http://www.plymtghistsoc.freehosting.net/
 
Alt Web  http://www.lynchmartinez.com/by_Clients/Dickinson_Farmstead.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Owner/Operator:  Plymouth Meeting Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  5/17/2004

  Point Marion
 
Friendship Hill National Historic Site
 
223 New Geneva Road
 
c/o Fort Necessity NB
 
Point Marion  PA   15474  
 
Phone   724 725-9190
 
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/frhi/
 
Description  home of Albert Gallatin, Sec. Of Treasury for Jefferson & Madison
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Owner/Operator:  NPS
 
New or Updated:    5/17/2004

Pennsylvania
Prospect Park
Morton Homestead Park
100 Lincoln Avenue
Prospect Park PA 19076
Phone 610 583-7221
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.frensandfrens.com/morton.htm
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Group Identity Swedish
Era 1650

  Schwenksville
 
Pennypacker Mills
 
5 Haldeman Road
 
Schwenksville    PA   19473
 
Phone   610 287-9349
 
Web Site  http://www.montcopa.org/historicsites/pennypacker%20mills%20narrative.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:PennypackerMills@mail.montcopa.org
 
Description  home of early 20th century governor, filled with antiques
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era  1720
 
New or Updated:  5/20/2004
 

  Pennsylvania

  Springdale

  Rachel Carson Homestead

  613 Marion Avenue

  Springdale  PA  15144    

  Phone  724 274-5459

  Web Site http://www.rachelcarsonhomestead.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@rachelcarsonhomestead.org

  Alt Web www.rachelcarson.org

  Description  Home of the author of Silent Spring, a seminal book in the

                    environmental movement

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Field of Study  Ecology

  New or Updated:  2/23/2007

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