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Pennsylvania
Scranton
Anthracite Heritage Museum
RR1 Box Bald Mountain
Scranton PA 18504
Phone
570 963-4804
Alt Phone 570 963-3208
Web Site www.180022welcome.com
Description artifacts, images, sound & video of coal region life, park of McDade Park complex
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining

Scranton
Everhart Museum
1901 Mulberry Street
Scranton PA  18510
Phone 570 346-7186
Web Site www.everhart-museum.org
Description general art, science & history
Type of Resource Museum

  Pennsylvania

  Scranton

  Steamtown National Historic Site

  150 South Washington Avenue

  Scranton  PA   18503    

  Phone   570 340-5200

  Web Site  www.nps.gov/stea

  Toll Free  888 693-9391

  Description  museum tells story of mainline steam railroading, offers tours

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection N-Z  Rolling Stock

  Owner/Operator:  NPS

  New or Updated:  12/20/2005

Somerset
Somerset Historical Center
10649 Somerset Pike
Somerset PA 15501
Phone
814 445-6077
Web Site
http://www.somersethistoricalcenter.org/
Alt Web
http://www.somersetcounty.com/historicalcenter/
Description
everyday lives of ordinary rural people
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Building Collection
Kind of Activity Living History

Pennsylvania
South Fork
Johnstown Flood National Memorial
733 Lake Road
South Fork PA 15956
Phone 814 495-4643
Web Site www.nps.gov/jofl/welcome.htm
E-mail mailto:doug_richardson@nps.gov
Description museum overlooks site of dam which gave way to create the Johnstown
Type of Resource Museum
Era 1891

  Springs
 
Springs Museum
 
River Road (Route 669)
 
Springs   PA   15562
  Phone   814 662-2625
 
Alt Phone   814 662-4159
 
Web Site  http://www.pennalps.com/Museum.html
 
Description  domestic life, living room, spinning & weaving, lighting, pottery, basket-making,
                   
 pioneer trades, rock & fossil collection
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
New or Updated:  5/24/2004

Pennsylvania
St Marys
Historical Society of St Marys
319 Erie Avenue
St Marys PA
Phone 814 834-6525
Web Site http://www.pagreatoutdoors.com/deststmarys.html
Description local artifacts of town founded by German Catholic Brotherhood in 1842
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Group Identity German

Titusville
Drake Well Museum
1 Museum Road
Titusville PA 15301
Phone 724 228-9256
Web Site www.usachoice.net/drakewell/
Description Operating trolleys
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
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