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  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  
  Indiana
Dugger
Dugger Coal Museum
East Main Street
Dugger IN
Phone 812 648-2381
Web Site *****
Description about coal and those who mine it
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
Collection N-Z Machinery
New or Updated: 05/20/2003

Indiana
Dunkirk
Glass Museum
309 South Franklin Street
Dunkirk IN 47336
Phone 765 768-6872
Fax 765 768-6872
Web Site http://www.dunkirkpubliclibrary.com/
E-mail dunkirklibrary@netscape.net
Description 5000 pieces of glass from 115 factories worldwide
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection G-M Glass

 

  Indiana
Greentown
Greentown Glass Museum
PO Box 161
Greentown IN 46936
Phone
Web Site http://www.eastern.k12.in.us/gpl/MUSEUM.HTM
Description showcases "Greentown Glass" from the Indiana Tumbler and Goblet Company
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection G-M Glass
Era 1892-1903

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  Indiana
Hobart
Wood's Historic Grist Mill
9410 Old Lincoln Highway
Hobart IN
Phone 219 947-1958
Toll Free 800-Gristmill (in IN & 708 area codes)

Web Site
Description
Member of  SPOOM (Society for Preservation of old Mills)
Restored Grist Mill circa 1876 (Original mill 1838)
1904 Church is not visitor center -- gift shoppe
Home of Depp River Grinders, vintage base ballists  (text courtesy of Lake County Parks)

Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Industrial
Building Type Mill
Collection A-F Food
Last changed: 08/09/2003
 

  IN

  Howe

  Greenfield Mills

  7560 N. 1050 E.

  Howe  IN

  Phone   260 367-2394

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.backroads.org/category.pl/attractions/heritage.htm

  Description  working flour mill since 1846.  tours by appointment

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type   Mill

  Collection A-F Food

  New or Updated:  11/8/2004

 

  IN

  Madison

  Ben Schroeder Saddletree Factory Museum

  106 Milton St

  Madison  IN  47250    

  Phone  812 265-2967

  Web Site http://www.historicmadisoninc.com/saddletree_museum.htm

  E-mail  mailto:hmihmfi@seidata.com

  Description  factory made wooden forms for saddle makers for 94 years,

                    demonstrations, tours & exhibits

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  New or Updated:  6/19/2007

 

  IN

  Middlebury

  Deutsch Kase Haus

  Middlebury ST - C.R. 250 N.

  PO Box 1139

  Middlebury IN 46540    

  Phone   574 825-9511

  Web Site  http://www.amishcountry.org/contacts.and.links/index.php?action=more&link_i

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  Alt Web  http://www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0KFU/is_4_69/ai_90868273

  Description  watch cheese being made

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry  Food

  New or Updated:  11/12/2004

 

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  IN
 
Roann
 
Stockdale Mill
 
MAIL: County Road 310W-550N Kokomo IN
 
Roann  IN  46901    
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.stockdalemill.org/mill.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:stockdalemill@kconline.com
 
Description  mill  being restored --turbines began working again in 2003
 
Type of Resource  Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type  Mill
 
Era      1857
 
New or Updated:  11/01/2003

Indiana
Starlight
Forest Discovery Center
533 Louis Smith Road
Starlight IN 47106
Phone 812 923-1590
Web Site http://www.forestcenter.com/
E-mail mailto:info@forestcenter.com
Description forest diorama, wood product manufacturing videos, co-generation sawdust-powered generator, woodworking shop, rough mill lumber plant
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus: Industrial
Nature of Group or Site Conservation
Industry Profession Logging

 

 

  IN

  Topeka

  Hoosier Buggy Shop

  5345 W 600 S. Topeka

  Topeka   IN  46571    

  Phone   260 593-2192

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.amishcountrytours.org/php/aa_hoosier.php

  Description  shop builds, repairs & restores carriages & buggies -- tours available,

                    completed projects on display

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Collection A-F Carriages

  New or Updated:    11/1/2004

 
  Kansas
Andover
Museum of the American Fan Collectors Assoc
Vornado Air Circulation Systems
415 East 13th St
Andover KS 67002
Phone
Web Site
http://www.vornado.com/museum.html
Alt Web
http://skyways.lib.ks.us/museums/ - aA
Description
350 fans from mid-1800s
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
 
 

  KS

  El Dorado

  Kansas Oil Museum

  383 East Central

  El Dorado  KS  67042    

  Phone   316 321-9333

  Web Site  http://skyways.lib.ks.us/museums/kom/index.html

  Description  Oil Exploration in Kansas - derrick, theater, scale models, 10 acres of

                    field equipment & historic buildings

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus Industrial

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Industry /Profession Oil

  Collection  Machinery

  Collection G-M  Models

  Research  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Butler County Historical Society

  New or Updated:  3/25/2006

 

Kansas
Galena
Galena Mining and Historical Museum
319 West Seventh Street
Galena KS
Phone 316 783-2192
Web Site
Description lead mining, smelting, mining art
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Mining
 

  KS

  Hutchison

  Kansas Underground Salt Museum

  100 S Walnut

  MAIL PO Box 664

  Hutchison KS   67504    

  Phone   620 662-0236

  Web Site  http://www.undergroundmuseum.org

  Description  under construction, to open mid- to- late- 2006, 650 underground in

                    working salt mine

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Mining

  New or Updated:  3/19/2006

 
  Kansas
Jewell
Palmer Museum
108 South Washington
Jewell KS
Phone
785 428-3466
Alt Phone 
785 428-3335
Web Site http://skyways.lib.ks.us/towns/Jewell/museum.html
Description local history with focus on local newspaper, located in former newspaper office
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Printing
 

  KS

  Lawrence

  U KS Ryther Printing Museum

  Lawrence  KS

  Web Site  http://www2.ljworld.com/qa/sound_off/2005/jun/25/printing/

  Description  CLOSED, collection dispersed

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Industry /Profession Printing

  New or Updated:  3/22/2006

 
 
Kansas
Peabody
Peabody Printing Museum
220 North Walnut Street
Peabody KS
Phone 316 983-2174
Web Site http://www.lasr.net/leisure/kansas/marion/peabody/att2.html
Alt Web http://www.peabodyks.com/attractions.html
Description working equipment including two linotypes
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Printing
Owner/Operator: Peabody Historical Museum
 

  KS

  Russell

  Oil Patch Museum

   I-70 & Hwy 281

  Russell   KS

  Phone 785 483-3637

  Alt Phone  785 483-6960

  Web Site http://www.rchs.rwisp.com/Oil_Patch_Museum/oil_patch_museum.html

  Description  oil discovery & production -- equipment & drilling rigs outdoors

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus Industrial

  Industry /Profession Oil

  Owner/Operator:  Russell County Historical Society

  New or Updated:  7/2/2006

 
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