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  Riley County Historical Museum

  2309 Clafin Road

  Manhattan  KS   66502    

  Phone 785 565-6490

  Web Site http://www.rileycountyks.gov/index.asp?NID=328

  Description  changing exhibits of local history

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection N-Z   Photography

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  9/20/2007

 

  Mankato

  Jewell County Historical Museum

  200 North Commercial

  Mankato  KS   66956    

  Phone  785 378-3692

  Web Site  http://skyways.lib.ks.us/counties/JW/

  Alt Web http://www.travelks.com/s/indexp.cfm?LID=2770&QString=TripSearch%3Da

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  Description  two adjacent buildings with varied local collections

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Commercial

  New or Updated:  9/19/2007

Kansas
McPherson
McPherson Museum
1130 E Euclid
McPherson KS 67460
Phone 316 241-8464
Web Site *****
Toll Free 800 324-8022
Alt Web http://www.saljournal.com/stories/020302/mus_mcPherson.html
Description eclectic local museum with science, movie, fossils
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Fossils
Collection A-F Bibles
New or Updated: 06/15/2003

Meade
Meade County Historical Museum Gallery
200 East Carthage Street
Meade KS 67864
Phone 316 873-2359
Web Site ******
Alt Web http://www.lasr.net/leisure/kansas/meade/meade/att3.html
Description indoor "boardwalk" with local scenes, archaeological & railroad artifacts, outdoor one room school, windmill & farm equipment
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Schoolhouse
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
New or Updated: 06/16/2003
 

  Kansas

  Minneapolis

  Ottawa County Museum

  110 S Council Street

  Minneapolis  KS  67467    

  Phone   785 392-3621

  Web Site  http://www.ottawacounty.org/index.asp?DocumentID=293

  Description  George Washington Carver, military, dinosaur, fossils

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Group Identity   African American

  New or Updated:  11/26/2004

 

  Montezuma

  Stauth Memorial Museum

  111 North Aztec Street

  PO Box 396

  Montezuma  KS   67867    

  Phone  620 846-2527

  Web Site http://skyways.lib.ks.us/towns/Montezuma/stauth.html

  Description  collection gathered by couple in 23 international trips over 40 years

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Collection A-F  Coins

  Collection N-Z  Taxidermy

  New or Updated:  9/19/2007

 

  KS

  Newton

  Harvey County Historical Society

  203 North Main

  PO Box 4

  Newton  KS   67114    

  Phone  316 283-2221

  Web Site http://www.hchm.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@hchm.org

  Description  located in Carnegie Library building, local basketball, Meridian

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated:  9/7/2007

 

  North Newton

  Kauffman Museum

  27th and North Main

  Bethel College

  North Newton  KS   67117    

  Phone  316 283-1612

  Web Site http://www.bethelks.edu/kauffman/index.html

  E-mail   mailto:kauffman@bethelks.edu

  Alt Web http://www.infonewtonks.com/tourism/kauff.htm

  Description  story of the Mennonites arrival in the central plains, entrance is past

                    reconstructed prairie

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Group Identity  Mennonite

  Era  1870

  New or Updated:  9/8/2007

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