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Texas
Miller Brewing Company Museum
Address
Phone
Web Site
www.IHFfilm.com
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus:
Industrial
Collection A-F Film

Texas
Beaumont
Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum
69 Feeder Road
Beaumont TX 77710
Phone 409 835-0823
Web Site http://hal.lamar.edu/~psce/gladys.html
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Industrial
 

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  Beaumont

  Texas Energy Museum

  600 Main Street

  Beaumont  TX       77701    

  Phone   409 833-5100

  Web Site  http://www.texasenergymuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:inq@texasenergymuseum.org

  Alt Web  http://ludb.clui.org/ex/i/TX3171/

  Description  history of oil

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology

  Industry /Profession Oil

  New or Updated:             10/1/2005

Texas
Brenham
Blue Bell Creameries
Address
Brenham TX 77834
Phone 979 830-2197
Toll Free 800 327-8135
Web Site http://www.bluebell.com/
Description 40 minute tour of ice cream maker, film
Building Type Factory
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus: Industrial

Brenham Brewery
201 West First Street
Brenham TX
Phone 281 467-1306
Web Site http://www.brenhambrewery.com/
Alt Web http://www.brenhamtexas.com/visitor/what_to_see.htm
Description small brewery offers tours
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Beverage

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Canyon
 
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum
 
2501 West 4th Avenue
 
West Texas A&M University
 
Canyon TX   79106    
 
Phone   806 651-2244
 
Web Site  http://www.panhandleplains.org/
 
Description  3 million artifacts on history, arts, western heritage and industry
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industry
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Paleontology
 
Industry /Profession Oil
 
Collection A-F Decorative Art
 
New or Updated:  3/10/2004

Texas
Dublin
Dr Pepper Bottling Company
Address
Dublin TX
Phone 888 398-1024
Web Site http://www.dublindrpepper.com/sodainfo.htm
Description oldest Dr Pepper bottling plant offers tours, soda shop
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus: Industrial

Texas
Fort Worth
Miller Marketplace and Brew Kettle Museum
7001 S Freeway
Fort Worth TX 76134
Phone
Web Site http://www.millerbrewing.com/
Alt Web http://www.beertravelers.com/lists/miller_museum.html
Description company owned brewing museum
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Collection A-F Film
Last changed: 02/25/2003

  TX

  Galveston

  Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum

  Pier 19

  Galveston   TX

  Phone   409 766-7827

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.galveston.com/museums/oceanstar.shtml

  Description  refurbished rig with three decks of exhibits, equipment, & interactive display

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Oil

  Owner/Operator:  Offshore Energy Center

  New or Updated:   8/20/2005


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Texas
Houston
Museum of Printing History
1324 West Clay St
Houston TX 77019
Phone 713 522-4652
Web Site www.printingmuseum.org
Description Printing artifacts & memorabilia, presses and equipment
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Printing
Collection N-Z Printing

National Museum of Funeral History
415 Barton Springs Drive
Houston TX 77090
Phone 281 876-3063
Web Site www.nmfh.org
Description caskets, funerals of the famous, guides to famous burial sites
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection A-F Funeral

  TX

  Kilgore

  East Texas Oil Museum

  Highway 259 at Ross St

  Kilgore  TX    75662    

  Phone   903 983-8295

  Web Site  http://www.easttexasoilmuseum.com/Pages/contact.html

  E-mail  mailto:info@easttexasoilmuseum.com

  Description  oil industry, Boomtown USA stores, people & machinery, theater,

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Oil

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  New or Updated:   8/18/2005

  TX
 
Lufkin
 
Texas Forestry Museum
 
1905 Atkinson Drive
 
Lufkin TX   75901 
 
Phone   936 632-9535
 
Web Site  http://www.treetexas.com/
 
Description  forest history, management, paper mills, outdoor logging train, depot,
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Industry /Profession Logging
 
Collection G-M  Machinery
 
New or Updated:   8/7/2004

  TX
 
Miami
 
American Wind Power Trail
 
PO Box 481
 
Miami   TX  79029
 
Phone   806 868-2094
 
Web Site  http://www.windpowertrail.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:seth@wildsteps.com
 
Description  sites featuring windmills in Oklahoma & Texas
 
Type of Resource   Tourism Information
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Windmill
 
New or Updated:   7/8/2004
 

  TX

  Midland

  Petroleum Museum

  1500 Interstate 20 West

  Midland  TX   79201    

  Phone   915 683-4403

  Web Site  http://www.petroleummuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@petroleummuseum.org

  Description  Petroleum Hall of Fame, paintings of Tom Lovell, 40 acre outdoor collection of mining  equipment

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Industry /Profession Oil

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:   8/25/2005

  TX
 
Mingus
 
WK Gordon Center for Industrial History of Texas
 
Tarleton State University
 
PO Box 218
 
Mingus  TX  76463    
 
Phone   254 968-1886
 
Web Site  http://www.tarleton.edu/~gordoncenter/contact.html
 
E-mail  mailto:biles@tarleton.edu
 
Description  development of coal, brick & petroleum industries
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
   Kind of Activity:  Link List

 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:   5/4/2004
 

  TX

  Ranger

  Roaring Ranger Museum

  121 South Commerce St

  Ranger  TX       76470    

  Phone   254 647-3091

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.texasmidwest.org/museums.html

  Description  memorabilia of 1917 Oil Boom

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type   Depot

  Industry /Profession Oil

  Era  1917

  New or Updated:             9/24/2005

Texas
San Antonio
Guenther House
205 East Guenther
San Antonio TX 78204
Phone 210 227-1061
Web Site www.guentherhouse.com
E-mail mailto:donna@guentherhouse.com
Description home of founder of Pioneer Flour Mills includes mill memorabilia, Dresden China anniversary plate collection
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection A-F China
Era 1860

  TX

  Shiner

  Spoetzl Brewery

  603 East Brewery Street

  Shiner  TX

  Phone   361 594-3383

  Web    http://www.shiner.com/tour2/tour-home.html

  Description  brewery originated in 1890, has had same name since 1934

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Beverage

  New or  Updated  2/7/2006

  TX
 
Thurber
 
Thurber Historical Association
 
Address
 
Thurber    TX
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.thurbertexas.com/home.html
 
E-mail  mailto:lsbielinski@earthlink.net
 
Description  almost-ghost town was once large company owned coal, brick, and oil
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Nature of Group or Site  Web Site
 
Industry /Profession Mining
 
New or Updated:    5/6/2004

Texas
 
Waco

  Dr Pepper Museum and Free Enterprise Institute

  300 5th Street

  Waco  TX   76701    

  Phone  254 757-1025

  Web Site www.drpeppermuseum.com

  E-mail  mailto:dp-info@drpeppermuseum.com

  Description  birthplace of the soft drink, tribute to free enterprise

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial
   Industry  Beverage

  New or Updated:  4/11/2007

Texas
Wimberley
Wimberley Glass Works
Address
Wimberley TX
Phone 512 847-9348
Fax 800 929-6686
Web Site http://www.wgw.com/
E-mail Tim@wgw.com
Description hand blown glass studio offers demonstrations of glassblowing
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection G-M Glass

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