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  WI
 
Chippewa Falls
 
Chippewa Falls Museum of Industry & Technology
 
21 East Grand Avenue
 
Chippewa Falls  WI   54729 
 
Phone   715 720-9206
 
Web Site  http://my.execpc.com/~cfmit/
 
Description  Cray Supercomputer collection, interactive exhibits
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Industry /Profession Technology
 
Collection A-F Computers
 
New or Updated:  6/19/2004

  WI
 
Keshena
 
Menominee Logging Camp Museum
 
Highway 47
 
Keshena   WI  54135    
 
Phone   715 799-5258
 
Web Site  http://www.menominee.nsn.us/History/History/HistoryPages/HistoryLoggingM      useum.htm
 
Description  logging artifacts - claims to be largest collection in the world
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Industry /Profession Logging
 
New or Updated: 6/7/2004

Wisconsin
Galesville
Phoneco Inc
19812 East Mill Road
Galesville WI
Phone 608 582-4117
Alt Phone  608 582-4124
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Telecommunications
  Wisconsin
Grafton
Lime Kiln Park
S Green Bay Road
Grafton WI
Phone 262 377-1650
Web Site http://www.co.ozaukee.wi.us/history/LimeKilns.htm
Description partially restored lime kilns in former quarry
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Industrial

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Wisconsin
Keshena
Menominee Logging Camp Museum
County Road W
Keshena WI 54135
Phone 715 799-3757
Web Site
Description logging artifacts - claims to be largest collection in the world
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Logging
  Wisconsin
Madison
Silver Buckle Press, U of Wisconsin
Room 236 Memorial Library
728 State Street
Madison WI 53706
Phone 608 263-4929
Fax 608 265-2754
Web Site http://www.library.wisc.edu/libraries/SBP/
E-mail mailto:sbp@library.wisc.edu
Description working museum of letterpress printing -- actively publishing using antique equipment
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Printing
 

  WI

  Two Rivers

  Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum

  1619 Jefferson Street

  Two Rivers   WI  54241    

  Phone   920 794-6272

  Web Site  http://www.woodtype.org/museum_information_about.shtml

  E-mail  mailto:hwt@woodtype.org

  Description  letters and pictures made of wood instead of metal

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Printing

  New or Updated:   7/14/2004

 

Wisconsin
West Bend
West Bend Company Store/Museum
400 West Washington Street
West Bend WI
Phone 414 334-6951
Web Site
Description
appliance manufacturer has factory store and museum of company artifacts since 1911
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus:
Industrial
 
  West Virginia
Hurricane
Museum in the Community
3 Valley Park Drive
Hurricane WV 25526
Phone 304 562-0484
Web Site www.museuminthecommunity.org
Description sort of a "visible man" of buildings -- walls are open to view, and the innards exposed to explain how a building is put together and functions
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
 
  West Virginia
Madison
Bituminous Coal Heritage Foundation
347 Main Street
PO Box 859
Madison WV 25130
Phone 304 369-5180
Web Site http://www.wvcoalmuseum.com/ BROKEN
E-mail mailto:cahalstea@aol.com
Alt Web http://www.hdonline.com/specialsections/summerfun/SFlist4.htm
Description National Coal Miners Memorial
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
Last changed: 02/20/2003
 
  West Virginia
Morgantown
Comer Museum
325 A Comer Building WVU
PO Box 6070
Morgantown WV 26506
Phone 304 293-4211
Fax 304 293-6751
Web Site http://www.wvu.edu/~minext/text/museum.html
E-mail mailto:bindocci@wvucomer1.comer.wvu.edu
Description miners lamps and equipment, working models of equipment - by appt only
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Mining
Research or Reading Archives
 
  West Virginia
Morgantown
Inst History of Technology & Industrial Archaeology
1535 Mileground
Morgantown WV 26505
Phone 304 293-2513
Web Site http://www.as.wvu.edu/ihtia/IA_Links1.htm -Societies%20and%20Organizations
Description research, teaching & public in documenting industrial history & preservation. On-site library, field projects, good link list on web page
Type of Resource Education
Primary Focus: Industrial
Kind of Activity Link List
Research or Reading Library
 
  West Virginia
Williamstown
Fenton Glass Museum
Fenton Art Glass Company
700 Elizabeth Street
Williamstown WV 26187
Phone
Toll Free 800 319-7793
Web Site http://www.fentonartglass.com/factory_tour.htm -Experience%20Fenton%20Art%20Glass
Description glass company offers factory tours and museum of local glass making to 1880
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection G-M Glass
 
  ZZ
American Mining History Association
Address
Phone
Web Site
www.lib.mtu.edu/mha/mha.htm
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus:
Industrial
Industry Profession
Mining
 
  ZZ
American Mining History Links
Address
Phone
Web Site
http://rootsquest.com/~amhistnet/topic/mine.html
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus:
Industrial
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
Industry Profession Mining
 
  ZZ
Bureau of Atomic Tourism
Address
Phone
Web Site
http://www.atomictourist.com/
Description
international online guide to sites related to nuclear weapons and power
Type of Resource Tourism Information
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Energy
New or Updated: 06/07/2003
 
  ZZ
Exeter ENGLAND
Mining History Network
Address
Exeter ENGLAND
Phone
Web Site
http://www.ex.ac.uk/~RBurt/MinHistNet/welcome.html-ToC
E-mail
mailto:R.Burt@ex.ac.uk
Description
International web links for mining history
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus
Industrial
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
Industry /Profession Mining
New or Updated: 03/21/2003
 
 

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International Brick Collector's Association
 
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Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.msinter.net/tweety/default.htm
 
Description  yes, they collect bricks.  They also have brick swap meetings
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Nature of Group or Site  Association
 
Industry /Profession Construction
 
New or Updated:   5/10/2004

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Printing Museums
Address
*****
Phone
Web Site http://members.aol.com/aapa96/museums.html
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
Industry Profession Printing

 

  ZZ

  Society for the Preservation of Old Mills

  Web   http://www.spoom.org/

  Description  links, publications, conferences on mills

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building   Mill

  Kind of Activity  Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or  Updated  1/18/2006

 
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