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LaCrosse
Post Rock Museum
202 West 1st Street
LaCrosse KS 67548
Phone 785 222-2719
Web Site http://www.rushcounty.org/postrockmuseum/
Description limestone house of pioneer offers picture of pioneers coping with lack of wood, largely by using limestone
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Field of Study/Science Facility Geology
Era 1883
 

  Larned

  Fort Larned National NHS

  RR  3, Box 69

  Larned KS   67550    

  Phone 316 285-6911

  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/fols/

  E-mail  mailto:FOLS_Superintendent@nps.gov

  Description  9 restored buildings of fort built as base for Indian Wars  good In Depth section at  NHS web site

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type Fort

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:   8/22/2005
 

  Kansas

  Larned

  Santa Fe Trail Center

  RR3, K-156

  Box 137

  Larned  KS   67550    

  Phone   620 285-2054

  Web Site  http://www.larned.net/trailctr/

  E-mail  mailto:trailctr@larned.net

  Description  indoor & outdoor exhibits, sod house,  library on Santa Fe Trail

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Collection A-F Arms

  Group Identity   Native American

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:  8/23/2005


Lawrence
Biodiversity and Biological Collections
Natural History Museum
1345 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence KS 66045
Phone 785 864-4450
Web Site http://nhm.ku.edu/
Description museum holds fossils, naturalistic dioramas, research center internationally noted for biodiversity web server
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Biology
New or Updated: 03/20/2003

Kansas
Lawrence
Spencer Museum of Art
U of Kansas
1301 Mississippi St
Lawrence KS 66045
Phone 785 864-4710
Web Site http://www.ku.edu/~sma/index.html
E-mail mailto:spencerart@ku.edu
Description general art museum, seven galleries, European 17th & 18th century, American photography, East Asian art
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Quilts
New or Updated: 06/07/2003

Lawrence
U KS Museum of Anthropology
14th
Spooner Hall
Lawrence KS 66045
Phone 785 864-4245
Web Site www.ukans.edu/~kuma/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Anthropology
Group Identity Native American

  Kansas
 
Lawrence
 
U KS Natural History Museum
 1
1th St & Jayhawk
 
Lawrence  KS  66044    
 
Phone  785 864-4450
 
Web Site  http://nhm.ukans.edu
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
New or Updated:  10/11/2003

  Lawrence

  U KS Ryther Printing Museum

  Lawrence  KS

  Web Site  http://www2.ljworld.com/qa/sound_off/2005/jun/25/printing/

  Description  CLOSED, collection dispersed

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Industry /Profession Printing

  New or Updated:  3/22/2006


 
Kansas

  Lawrence

  Watkins Community Museum

  Address  1047 Massachusetts St

  Lawrence  KS  66044    

  Phone   785 841-4109

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

  E-mail  mailto:wcmhist@sunflower.com

  Description  virtual computer, underground railroad, early settlement, John Naismith,

                    Langston Hughes, Phog Allen

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Basketball

  Collection N-Z  Quilts

  Research /Reading  Archives

  Owner/Operator:  Douglas County Historical Society

  New or Updated:   12/2/2004

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