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  Pennsylvania
 
Ambridge
 
Old Economy Village
 
270 Sixteenth Street
 
Ambridge  PA  15003    
 
Phone   724 266-4500
 
Web Site  http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bhsm/trailofhistory.asp?secid=14
 
Description  Last and longest home of the Harmony Society
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Communal
 
Group Identity   German
 
New or Updated:   3/10/2004

  Ashland
 
Museum of Anthracite Mining
 
17th & Pine
 
Ashland  PA  17921    
 
Phone   570 875-4708
 
Web Site  http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bhsm/toh/anthmining/anthracite.asp?secid=14
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Industry /Profession Mining
 
Collection G-M  Machinery
 
Collection N-Z  Tools
 
New or Updated:   3/15/2004

  Pennsylvania
 
Avella
 
Meadowcroft Museum of Rural Life
 
401 Meadowcroft Road
 
Avella   PA  15312    
 
Phone   724 587-3412
 
Web Site  Meadowcroft Museum of Rural Lifehttp://www.meadowcroftmuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:mcroft@cobweb.net
 
Description  western PA history from prehistoric campsite through 19th century village on
                    site of ancient Rock shelter site
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Kind of Activity   Living History
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology
 
Collection N-Z  Vehicles
 
Group Identity   Native American
 
Owner/Operator:  Historical Soc of Western PA
 
New or Updated:   3/15/2004

  Beaver Falls

  Beaver Falls Historical Society and Museum

  Carnegie Library

  1301 Seventh Ave

  Beaver Falls  PA   15010    

  Phone  724 846-4340

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://westernpamuseums.org/WPMC-Museums-AF/Beaver-Falls.htm

  Description  artifacts cover 125 years of local history

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  12/2/2006
 

Pennsylvania
Bedford
Fort Bedford Museum
Fort Bedford Drive
PO Box 1758
Bedford PA 15522
Phone
814 623-8891
Web Site
www.bedfordcounty.net/attract/fort/
Toll Free 800 259-4284
Alt Web www.motherbedford.com/FortBed.htm
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Building Type Fort
Era Colonial
Owner/Operator: Pioneer Historical Society

 
 
Bedford

  Old Bedford Village

  220 Sawblade Road

  Bedford  PA   15522    

  Phone 814 623-1156

  Web Site www.oldbedfordvillage.org

  Description  colonial village with working craftspeople,  shops

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Village

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  New or Updated: 11/27/2006

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