Resource Guide - Primary Focus Industrial

Resource Guide Index

Places Home Page

Quick Guide
Name, City, Type of Resource

   
 

Industrial District of Columbia - Idaho

 
  Industrial Pages:  AK-AR, CA, CO-CT, DE-HI, IL, IN-KS, KY-LA, MA, MD-MEMI, MN-NH, NJ-NY, OHOK-PA, PA, RI-TN, TX, UT-WI, WI-ZZ  
 

  DC
 
Washington
 
American Oil  Gas Historical Society
 
1201 15th St NW
 
Suite 300
  Washington  DC   20005    
 
Phone   202 857-4799
 
Web Site  http://www.aoghs.org/
 
Description  has news, links to museums featuring oil & gas industries
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Kind of Activity   Link List
 
Nature of Group or Site  Web Site
 
Industry /Profession Energy
 
New or Updated:   7/8/2005

  DC
 
Washington
 
American Tree Farm System
 
1111 19th Street,  NW
 
Suite 780
 
Washington  DC  20036    
 
Phone   202 463-2462
 
Web Site  http://www.treefarmsystem.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@treefarmsystem.org
 
Description  promotes private forestry, lists of contacts
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoors
 
Industry /Profession Forestry
 
New or Updated:  3/5/2004

 
  Delaware
Wilmington
Greenbank Mill
500 Greenbank Rd
Wilmington DE 19808
Phone 302 999-9001
Web Site www.wilmcvb.org/greenank_mill.htm
Description grist, textile mill, farm site
Building Type Mill
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Industrial
Era 19th

 
Florida
Apalachicola
John Gorrie State Museum
PO Box 267
Apalachicola FL 32320
Phone 850 653-9347
Web Site http://floridaparks.com/johngorriemuseumstatepark.htm
Alt Web http://www.baynavigator.com/gorriemuseum/gorrie.cfm
Description inventor of an ice-making machine, model replica on display
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Era 1851

 

Search this site

Florida
Homosassa
Olde Mill House Gallery & Printing Museum
10466 West Yulee Drive, Hwy 490
PO Box 108 Homosassa 34487
Homosassa FL
Phone 352 628-1081
Web Site http://www.chronicle-online.com/printmuseum.htm
Description printing from wood block through letterpress, with art from local artists
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Printing

 

  Florida
Jacksonville
Jacksonville Brewery Tour
111 Busch Drive
Jacksonville FL 32218
Phone
904 696-8373
Web Site
http://www.budweisertours.com/docs/florida.htm
Description
open-air gallery overlooks Brew Hall
Type of Resource
Activity
Primary Focus:
Industrial
Kind of Activity
Specialty Tour
Industry Profession
Beverage
 
  Florida
Perry
Forest Capital State Cultural Museum
204 Forest Park Drive
Perry FL 32348
Phone 850 584-3227
Web Site http://www.dep.state.fl.us/parks/district2/forestcapital/index.asp
Description Geodesic dome features map of Florida tree types, Cracker Homestead Interpretive Site, exhibits on wood products
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Forestry

 

 

  GA

  Atlanta

  Williams Paper Museum

  500 10th Street NW

  Atlanta  GA  30318    

  Phone   404 894-5700

  Web Site  http://www.ipst.edu/amp/

  Toll Free  800 558-6611

  E-mail  mailto:cindy.bowden@ipst.edu

  Description  over 10,000 watermarks, papers, tools, machines -- located at the Institute of Paper Science and Technology

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Industry /Profession Printing

  Research /Reading  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Institute of Paper Science & Technology, GIT

  New or Updated:  11/10/2005

 
  Georgia
Atlanta
World of Coca Cola Pavilion
55 Martin Luther King Jr Drive
Atlanta GA 30303
Phone 770 578-4325
Web Site http://www.woccatlanta.com/
Description Coca Cola everywhere - including a history of all the soft drink's advertising campaigns
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Beverage
New or Updated: 04/12/2003
 
  Georgia
Cleveland
Babyland General Hospital
73 W Underwood Street
PO Box 714
Cleveland GA 30528
Phone 706 865-2171
Web Site http://www.cabbagepatchkids.com/pages/blgh_tour/tour_intro-frame.html
E-mail mailto:sales@cabbagepatchkids.com
Description home of Cabbage Patch Kids dolls
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Industrial
Collection A-F Dolls
New or Updated: 03/23/2003

Georgia
Cleveland
Gold 'n Gem Grubbin Mine
75 Gold Nugget Lane
Cleveland GA 30528
Phone 706 865-5454
Web Site http://www.goldngem.com/
E-mail mailto:goldngem@ngweb.net
Description pan stripped mined soil for gold in active mine
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
New or Updated: 03/26/2003
 
  Georgia
Dahlonega
Crisson Mines
2736 Morrison Moore Parkway E
Dahlonega GA 30533
Phone 706 864-6363
Web Site http://www.dahlonega.org/gold/goldmine.html
Alt Web http://members.tripod.com/goldpanner/stampmill.html
Description working gold mine since 1847, tours, panning, operating 10 stamp mill
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry
Mining
New or Updated: 04/15/2003

Georgia
Dalton
Crown Gardens and Archives/Hamilton House
715 Chattanoogas Avenue
Dalton GA 30720
Phone 706 278-0217
Web Site http://www.daltoncvb.com/cvb/attractions.htm
Description mill predates carpet industry, helped created chenille cloth; Hamilton House, gardens, local history museum, bedspread museum also on site
Building Type Mill
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Textiles
Research or Reading Archives

Google

  Georgia
Elberton
Elberton Granite Museum & Exhibit
1 Granite Plaza NW
PO Box 640
Elberton GA 30635
Phone 706 283-2551
Web Site www.egaonline.com/museum.htm
Description tools for quarrying, sawing, polishing, cutting & sandblasting granite,
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Collection N-Z Tools
New or Updated: 04/26/2003

Georgia
Helen
Gold Mines of Helen
Innsbruck Drive
Helen GA 30545
Phone 706 878-3052
Web Site *****
Description gold mine tour, gold panning, nature walk
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
New or Updated: 04/24/2003

Georgia
Mitchell
Hamburg State Park Museum
6071 Hamburg State Park Road
Mitchell GA 30820
Phone
478 552-2393
Web Site www.accucomm.net/~hamburg
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial

  GA
 
Varnell
 
Prater's Mill
 
GA Hwy 2
 
Drawer H
 
Varnell  GA   30756    
 
Phone   706 694-6455
 
Web Site  http://www.pratersmill.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@pratersmill.org
 
Description  still operating water powered grist mill
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Mill
 
Era  1855
 
New or Updated:   5/20/2004

   
  Hawaii
Kalae
Molokai Museum & Cultural Center
Kalae Highway
PO Box 269
Kalae HI 96757
Phone 808 567-6436
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.alternative-hawaii.com/activity/molhc.htm
Description former sugar mill, restored with most of the original equipment
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Industrial
Building Factory
Industry /Profession Farming
Collection G-M Machinery
Era 1878-1889
New or Updated: 05/14/2003

Hawaii
Lahaina
Hale Pai
Lahainaluna High School
Lahaina Road
Lahaina HI 96761
Phone 808 667-7040
Web Site http://www.hawaiischoolreports.com/lahaina/lsite28.htm
Description first publishing house in the islands
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Printing
Era 1834

 
   
  Iowa
Haverhill
Matthew Edel Blacksmith Shop
214 1st Street
MAIL Historical Society of Marshall County, Box 34
Marshalltown 50158
Haverhill IA 50120
Phone
641 475-3299
Alt Phone
515 752-6664
Web Site
http://www.iowahistory.org/sites/edel_blacksmith/edel_blacksmith.html
E-mail
mailto:Marshallhistory@adiis.net
Alt Web
http://www.marshallhistory.com/Blacksmith.htm
Description
shop of German immigrant blacksmith from 1883 until his death in 1940, intact as of the last day he used it.
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Primary Focus
Industrial
Building Type
Trade/Craft
Group Identity
German
Owner/Operator: State Historical Society of Iowa
New or Updated: 05/17/2003

Iowa
Okoboji
Higgins Museum
Sanborn Avenue
Box 64
Okoboji IA 51355
Phone 712 332-5859
Web Site http://www.iowagreatlakes.com/_ent/areaattractions/higgins/index.asp
Description dedicated to the history of the National Banks, which issued their own
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Nature of Group or Site Government
Collection G-M Money
New or Updated: 05/30/2003
 
  Idaho
Kellogg
Crystal Gold Mine Tour
Silver Valley Road
Kellogg ID
Phone 208 783-4653
Web Site http://www.goldmine-idaho.com/
E-mail mailto:goldmine_idaho@hotmail.com
Description 1880's era underground guide tours
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
New or Updated: 05/02/2003

Idaho
Wallace
Wallace District Mining Museum
509 Bank St
Box 469
Wallace ID 83873
Phone
208 556-1592
Web Site *****
E-mail frank@photoantiquities.org
Alt Web http://wallace-id.com/business.html-mining
Description half a million images, videos, mining artifacts & home life of miners
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
New or Updated: 04/26/2003
 
Last Update:  01/12/2009 Previous Site        Previous Page E-Mail Step Into Places
Google

HOME  |  RESOURCE GUIDE  |  CALENDAR VIEW  |  CALENDAR ENTRY  |  ABOUT US  |  CONTACT

                           
Step Into
History
Step Into
Historic Houses
Step Into
Old Towns
Step Into
Science
Step Into
Kids Stuff
Step Into
Museums
Step Into Experience

Copyright 2001-2009 Step Into Places, Inc. All rights reserved
Web Design by 5207 Inc.