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Risco
Frisco Native American Museum and Natural History
53536 NC 12 Highway
Risco NC 27936
Phone
252 995-4440
Web Site
http://nativeamericanmuseum.org/index.html
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Natural History
Group Identity
Native American

Rocky Mount
Rocky Mount Children's Museum
1610 Gay Street
Rocky Mount NC 27804
Phone 252 972-1167
Web Site www.ci.rocky-mount.nc.us/museum
Description Living Marsh, Thomas Edison, Tuscarora diorama
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Children
Owner/Operator: City of Rocky Mount
 

  North Carolina
 
Shelby

  Cleveland County Historical Museum

  Court Square

  PO Box 1333

  Shelby  NC 28151    

  Phone   704 482-8186

  Web Site  http://www.clevelandcounty.com/tourism/attractions.htm

  Alt Web  http://blue.dcr.state.nc.us/servlet/ascwg/search?ss=no&qry=county&tm1=Clevel

  Description  local memorabilia, 1950s era courtroom

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Courthouse

  New or Updated:  8/24/2004

Spencer
North Carolina Transportation Museum
411 South Salisbury Avenue
Spencer NC
Phone 704 636-2889
Web Site www.artcom.com/museums/nv/af/06010-50.htm
Alt Web http://www.gastongazette.com/answerbook/Wheretogo/Wheretogo.htm
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Kind of Activity Train Ride
Collection A-F Clocks

 
North Carolina
 
Stanley
 
Brevard Station Museum
 
112 S Main St
 
Stanley NC  28164    
 
Phone   704 263-9801
 
Web Site  http://www.brevardstation.com/  E-mail  mailto:bmuseum@carolina.rr.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.gastongazette.com/answerbook/Wheretogo/Wheretogo.htm
 
Description  where the magnolia tree was discovered
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type   Depot
 
New or Updated:  9/7/2004

  Statesville
 
Fort Dobbs Historic Site
 
438 Fort Dobbs Road
 
Statesville  NC  28677   
 
Phone  704 873-5866
 
Web Site  http://www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/sections/hs/dobbs/dobbs.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:fortdobbs@ncmail.net
 
Description  built to protect settlers in the French & Indian War
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Building Type   Fort
 
Era  1756
 
New or Updated:  1/2/2004

  North Carolina
 
Waxhaw
 
Museum of the Waxhaws and Andrew Jackson Memorial
 
8215 Waxhaw Hwy (Hwy 75 East)
 
MAIL: PO Box 7
 
Waxhaw  NC  28173    
 
Phone  704 843-1832
 
Web Site  http://www.perigee.net/~mwaxhaw/
 
Description  regional history including Scotch-Irish, and memorial to Andrew Jackson,                         born in the area
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  President
 
Group Identity  Native American
 
New or Updated:  07/14/2003

  Weaverville
 
Zebulon B Vance Birthplace State Historic Site
 
911 Reems Creek Road
 
Weaverville  NC  28787    
 
Phone  828 645-6706
 
Web Site  http://www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/sections/hs/vance/vance.htm
 
Description  pioneer farmstead with reconstructed log house where prominent 19th                         century figure was raised
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Building Type  Farm
 
Kind of Activity  Living History
 
Era      1790-1840
 
New or Updated:  07/15/2003

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