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DC
Washington
National Gallery of Art
600 Constitution Avenue NE
Washington DC 20002
Phone 202 737-4215
Web Site www.nga/gov
Description extensive collections in all areas, in two buildings
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts

National Museum of African Art
950 Independence Avenue SW
Washington DC 20560
Phone 202 357-1300
Web Site www.su.edu/nmafa
Description artifacts, photos, memorabilia
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity African American
Research /Reading Library

DC
Washington
National Museum of American Art
8th & G NW
Washington DC 20560
Phone 202 357-1300
Web Site www.nmaa.si.edu/
Description American Art, housed in same building as National Portrait Gallery
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts

  Washington
 
National Museum of American History
 
National Mall
 
14th & Constitution Ave NW
 
Washington   DC
 
Phone   202 357-1729
 
Web Site  http://americanhistory.si.edu/youmus/index.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
New or Updated:    5/15/2004
 

  DC

  Washington

  National Museum of American Jewish Military History

  1811 R Street NW

  Washington  DC  20009    

  Phone   202 265-6280

  Web Site  http://www.nmajmh.org/
 
Description  bulk of collection relates to WW II, largely document oriented collection

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Group Identity   Jewish

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:   1/16/2006


National Museum of Antiquities
Address
Washington DC
Phone
Web Site
BROKEN http://www.nmofa.org/
Description
Type of Resource
Museum

DC
Washington
National Museum of Natural History
Constitution Avenue
Washington DC  20560
Phone 202 357-1300
Web Site www.si.edu/nmah
Description on the mall, general natural history museum
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Paleontology

Washington
National Museum of Women in the Arts

1250 New York Ave NW
Washington DC  20005
Phone 202 628-1068
Alt Phone 202 783-5000
Web Site www.nmwa.org
Description Exclusively women artists
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity Women

DC
Washington
National Portrait Gallery
910 F Street NW
Washington DC 20004
Phone
202 357-1300
Web Site www.npg.si.edu
Description Portraits of people throughout American history, housed in 1836 Patent Office, later used as a Civil War hospital
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Era 1836
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