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Salamanca
Seneca-Iroquois National Museum
794 Broad Street
Salamanca NY
Phone 716 945-1738
Web Site http://www.sni.org/
Description prehistoric, historic and contemporary Seneca and Iroquois life; periodic lectures, demonstrations and exhibits of traditional crafts
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity Native American

Salem
Museum Village in Monroe
1010 Museum Village Drive
Salem NY 10950
Phone 845 782-8248
Web Site www.museumvillage.org/
Description 40 buildings, costumed interpreters
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Kind of Activity Living History

  New York
 
Sayville
 
Sayville Historical Society
 
39 Edwards Avenue
 
PO Box 41
 
Sayville  NY 11782  
 
Phone   516 563-0186
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.sayville.8k.com/history.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:   4/4/2004

  Schenectady
 
Schenectady County Historical Society
 
32 Washington Avenue
 
Schenectady  NY 12305    
 
Phone  518 374-0263
 
Web Site http://www.schist.org/
 
Description  house in Stockade district with modern library addition
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
  Research /Reading  Library
 
Era  1895
 
New or Updated:  4/5/2004

New York
Schoharie
Old Stone Fort
Box 30A, RD2
Schoharie NY 12157
Phone 518 295-8553
Web Site http://www.schohariehistory.net/OSF.htm
Description Building originally built as church, later fortified as fort, has been a library and museum for over 100 years -- site includes 1780 Dutch barn and 1890 schoolhouse
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Church
Era 1722
Last changed: 02/15/2003

   Seneca Falls
 
Women's Rights National Historical Park
 
136 Fall Street
 
Seneca Falls   NY  13148    
 
Phone   315 568-2991
 
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/wori/
 
Description  visitor center/museum, chapel which held 1848 Women's Rights Convention,                    homes of Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Jane Hunt, Mary Ann M'Clintock
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Civil Rights
 
Building Type  Church
 
Group Identity  Women
 
Era  1848
 
New or Updated:  4/5/2004

  New York
 
Seneca Falls
 
Seneca Falls Museum of Waterways & History
 
89 Fall Street
 
PO Box 388
 
Seneca Falls  NY  13148  
 
Phone  315 568-1510
 
Web Site  http://www.senecamuseum.com/mission.html
 
E-mail  mailto:senecamuseum@yahoo.com
 
Description  explores water powered history of area - canal boat rides, interactive
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type  Canal
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral History
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:  11/01/2003

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