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  Arcadia

  Arcadia Area Historical Museum

  Lake Street

  Box 67

  Arcadia  MI   46913    

  Phone  231 889-4360

  Web Site http://www.arcadiami.com/

  E-mail  mailto:LMatt613@msn.com

  Description  nicely done site for local museum, also map & itenerary of local

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral History

  Collection A-F   Furniture

  Collection N-Z   Postcards

  New or Updated:  4/24/2007


Michigan
Au Gres
Arenac County Historical Society
304 E Michigan Ave
PO Box 272
Au Gres MI 48703
Phone 989 876-6399
Web Site *****
E-mail mailto:labienlien@centuryinter.net
Description Indian artifacts, lumbering, agriculture & school room
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Church
New or Updated: 06/13/2003
 

  Bad Axe

  Sanilac Petroglyphs

  Germania Road

  Bad Axe MI

  Web Site http://www.michigan.gov/hal/0,1607,7-160-17447_18595_18612---

               ,00.html

  Description  petroglyphs (rock carvings), mile long self guided walking trail with

                    remnants of 19th century logging camp

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  7/13/2007

Michigan
Battle Creek
Kingman Museum of Natural History
W Michigan Avenue
Battle Creek MI 49017
Phone
616 965-5117
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.battlecreekmich.com/museum.html
Description exhibits feature the heart, Native Americans, dinosaur bones -- on Arboretum grounds
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Owner/Operator: Battle Creek Public Schools
New or Updated: 06/20/2003

Battle Creek
Historic Adventist Village
411 Champion St
Battle Creek MI 49017
Phone 616 965-3000
Web Site http://www.adventistheritage.org/about.html
Alt Web http://www.adventistreview.org/2000-1539/news.html
Description complex tells the story of the Seventh Day Adventist Church
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Religion
Group Identity Protestant
Owner/Operator: Adventist Heritage Ministry
New or Updated: 06/14/2003

  MI

  Bay City

  Historical Museum of Bay County

  321 Washington Ave

  Bay City MI  48708    

  Phone 989 893-5733

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

  Alt Web http://www.michigan.org/travel/detail.asp?p=G14335

  Description  located in former armory with collection back to the Pioneer Society of

                    the 1870s

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type Civic

  Era  1910

  Owner/Operator:  Bay County Historical Society

  New or Updated:  4/29/2007

Michigan
Beaver Island
Marine Museum
On the Harbor at St James
Box 263
Beaver Island MI
Phone 616 448-2254
Web Site http://www.ring.com/counties/charattr.htm
Description memorabilia of commercial port including industrial uses, shipwrecks, and ship building
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Maritime
Industry Profession Logging
Era 1906
Owner/Operator: Beaver Island Historic Society

  MI

  Beaver Island

  Old Mormon Print Shop Museum

  Box 263

  Beaver Island  MI

  Phone  616 448-2254

  Web Site http://www.beaverisland.net/History/Museums/index.htm

  Description  local museum first built as a print shop by followers of King James

                    Jesse Strang

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Trade/Craft

  Group Identity  LDS

  Era  1850

  Owner/Operator:  Beaver Island Historic Society

  New or Updated:  7/14/2007


Belleville
Belleville Area Museum
405 Main St
Belleville MI 48111
Phone
734 697-1944
Web Site http://www.belleville.mi.us/museum.htm
Description local history in former town hall, collection begun with models of former buildings
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type City Hall
Collection N-Z Models
New or Updated: 06/23/2003

Michigan
Benzonia
Benzie Area Historical Museum
6941 Traverse Ave
Box 185
Benzonia MI 49616
Phone
231 882-5539
Alt Phone 231 882-5539
Web Site http://www.ring.com/counties/benzattr.htm
Description local artifacts, Bruce Catton memorabilia, Ann Arbor Car Ferries
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
New or Updated: 06/25/2003

  MI

  Berrien Springs

  History Center at Courthouse Square

  313 N Cass St

  PO Box 261

  Berrien Springs  MI  49103    

  Phone  616 471-1202

  Web Site www.berrienhistory.org/

  Description  courthouse, sheriffs's house, jail, records building all in 19th century

  Type of Resource Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Courthouse

  Research   Archives

  Era  1839

  Owner/Operator:  Berrien County Historical Association

  New or Updated:  7/16/2007
 

  MI

  Blissfield

  Blissfield Historical Society

  105 North Lane St

  Blissfield  MI   49228    

  Phone  517 486-4816

  Web Site http://www.hsmichigan.org/blissfield/

  Alt Web http://user.mc.net/~louisvw/depot/derfldmi/derfld.htm

  Description  located in twice-relocated passenger depot

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Depot

  New or Updated:  7/27/2007
 

  MI

  Bloomfield Hills

  Cranbrook Art Museum

  1221 N Woodward Ave

  Bloomfield Hills  MI   48303    

  Phone 248 645-3323

  Web Site www.cranbrookart.edu/museum

  Description  museum of 20th century art & design, outdoor sculpture, Saarinen

                    house & gardens

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  Collection A-F  Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  Era  20th

  New or Updated:  7/26/2007

  Cadillac
 
Wexford County Historical Society & Museum
 
127 Beech Street
 
PO Box 124
 
Cadillac  MI  49601    
 
Phone   231 775-1717
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://travel.michigan.org/detail.asp?m=2;7&p=G4916
 
Description  local history in former Carnegie Library
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
New or Updated:   3/15/2004

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