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Mariposa
California State Mining Museum
410 Palm Avenue
Mariposa County Fairgrounds
Mariposa CA 95338
Phone 209 742-7625
Web Site http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=588
Description California mining & official state mineral collection, working model stamp mill
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Field of Study/Science Facility Minerals
Industry /Profession Mining
Collection G-M Model
Owner/Operator: CA State Parks
New or Updated: 04/24/2003
 

  Mariposa

  Mariposa Museum and History Center

  5119 Jesse Street

  PO Box 606

  Mariposa  CA  95338    

  Phone 209 966-2924

  Web Site http://www.yosemitelinks.com/historycenter/

  E-mail   mailto:mmhc@sti.net

  Description  indoor recreated 1850's street, outdoor restored 5 stamp mill

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type  Mill

  Industry /Profession Mining

  Era  1850

  New or Updated:  7/11/2007

California
Markleeville
Alpine County Museum/Historical Complex
PO Box 517
Markleeville CA 96120
Phone 530 694-2317
Web Site www.co.alpine.ca.us/dept/museum/museum.htm
Description Local History museum with school and jail
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Jail

  CA

  Martinez

  Martinez Museum

  1005 Escobar Street

  Martinez   CA  94553    

  Phone  925 228-8160

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

  Alt Web http://www.cityofmartinez.org/our_city/history.asp

  Description  located in Victorian cottage

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Research  Library

  Era 1890

  Owner/Operator:  Martinez Historical Society

  New or Updated:  7/17/2007

Marysville
Museum of Forgotten Heroes
5865 A Road
Marysville CA 95901
Phone 530 742-3090
Web Site ******
Description commemorates war in Vietnam, with US, South Vietnamese, and Viet Cong items on exhibit
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Group Identity Asian

California
McCloud
Heritage Junction of McCloud, Inc
320 Main
McCloud CA 96057
Phone
530 964-2604
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.siskiyouhistory.org/resources.html
Description early days of lumber town, with period costumes, fire fighting equipment, Corliss steam engine
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Commercial
Industry /Profession Logging
Collection A-F Costume
Collection G-M Machinery
New or Updated: 05/04/2003

Merced
Merced Agricultural Museum
4498 E Highway 140
Merced CA 95340
Phone 209 383-1912
Web Site ****
E-mail mailto:info@mercedmuseum.org
Alt Web http://www.what-where.info/usca_merced.htm-
Description antique farm equipment, buggies, working blacksmith shop
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Collection G-M Machinery
Collection N-Z Vehicles
New or Updated: 05/05/2003

California
Mission Hills
San Fernando Rey de España Mission & Museum
15151 San Fernando Mission Boulevard
Mission Hills CA 91345
Phone 818 365-1501
Alt Phone 818 361-0186
Web Site http://www.athanasius.com/camission/fernando.htm
Alt Web http://www.lacvb.com/mod45/mission.html
Description mission once on the main road to Los Angeles, now in a park which includes the old soap works
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Mission
Research /Reading Archives
Era 1797
New or Updated: 05/06/2003

Modesto
Great Valley Museum of Natural History
435 College Avenue
Modesto CA 95350
Phone 209 575-6196
Web Site http://mjc.yosemite.cc.ca.us/greatvalley
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

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