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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  
  Rhode Island
Woonsocket
Museum of Work & Culture
42 South Main Street
Woonsocket RI 02895
Phone 401 769-9675
Fax 401 767-2905
Web Site http://www.rihs.org/visitone.htm - John%20Brown%20House%20Museum
E-mail mailto:aconway@rihs.org
Description French Canadian experience moving to early industrial US -- Quebecois farmhouse, textile mill shop floor, apartment house, school, union hall settings
Building Type Mill
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
 
  South Carolina
Pickens
South Carolina Gold Museum
Address
Pickens SC
Phone
Web Site http://goldmuseum.home.mindspring.com
Description gold mining and prospecting world wide
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Mining

  SC
 
Seneca
 
World of Energy at Keowee-Toxaway
 
7812 Rochester Highway
 
Seneca    SC
 
Phone   864 885-4600
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.sc-heritagecorridor.org/html/r1intro.html
 
Description  electricity generation by water, coal and uranium; next to Oconee Nuclear
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Industry /Profession Energy
 
New or Updated:     2/12/2004

 
 

  SD

  Yankton

  Gavins Point Dam

  Address

  Yankton   SD

  Phone   402 667-2546

  Web Site  http://www.nwo.usace.army.mil/html/Lake_Proj/gavinspoint/dam.html

  Alt Web   http://www.yanktonsd.com/product.cfm?cat_id=2&subcat_id=57&product_id=62

  Description  dam and power plant with available tours

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Energy

  New or Updated:          8/21/2005


South Dakota
Webster
Shoe House
Highway 12
Webster SD 57274
Phone 605 345-4751
Web Site www.webstersd.com/activities/museum
Description over 7000 shoes, shoemaking techniques and history
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection N-Z Shoes

 
Tennessee
Chattanooga
National Knife Museum
7201 Shallowford Road
Chattanooga TN 37424
Phone 423 892-5007
Web Site www.chattanooga.net/~burtonld/nkm.html
Description more than 12,000 knives, swords, and other cutting implements
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection A-F Arms

Tennessee
Dunlap
Coke Oven Museum
Historic Coke Ovens Park
mail: 114 Walnut Street
Dunlap TN 37327
Phone 423 949-2156
Web Site http://www.bledsoe.net/cokeovens/
Description park holds remains of 268 beehive coke ovens used to convert coal to coke for iron ore smelting, museum in reconstructed company store with mining and local history artifacts and photographs
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Mining
Collection N-Z Photography
Research or Reading Library
Owner/Operator: Sequatchie Valley Historical Association
 

  TN

  Lake City

  Coal Miners Museum

  216 B Main St

  Lake City  TN   37769    

  Phone  865 426-7914

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.yallcome.org/appalachianheritage.shtml

  Description Coal Creek War, mining disaster

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Mining

  New or Updated:   1/8/2007

 


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Tennessee
Nashville
Hatch Showprint Museum
316 Broadway
Nashville TN 37201
Phone 615 256-3805
Web Site BROKEN http://www.telalink.net/~metroart/directory/orgs/174.html
Description working print museum with collection of wood printing blocks and presses
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Printing

  TN
 
Rogersville
 
Rogersville Heritage Association
 
415 South Depot Avenue
 
Rogersville     TN    37857    
 
Phone   423 272-1961
 
Web Site  http://www.rogersvilleheritage.org/
 
Description  has developed native tree park, Hale Spring Inn and Tennessee Newspaper &
                   
 Printing Museum in former depot
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Depot
 
Industry /Profession Printing
 
New or Updated:     5/5/2004

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