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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  
 

  MA

  Amesbury

  Amesbury & Salisbury Mills Village Historic District

  Amesbury  MA

  Web Site http://www.ci.amesbury.ma.us/

  Alt Web http://www.essexheritage.org/visiting/placestovisit/listofsitesbycommunity/a

             mes_sals_mills_vill.shtml

  Description  Mill Yard, 9 mills from 1825-1872 along the Powow River & other

                    nearby buildings

  Type of Resource  Historic District

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  New or Updated:  5/5/2007

 

  MD

  Baltimore

  Baltimore Museum of Industry

  1415 Key Highway

  Inner Harbor Sough

  Baltimore  MD   21230    

  Phone  410 727-4808

  Web Site http://www.thebmi.org/

  Description  hands on activities inc. printing from a press, 1886 bank, 1910

                    pharmacy, coal powered SS Baltimore

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Printing

  New or Updated:  7/12/2006

  MD
 
Baltimore
 
Mount Vernon Museum of Incandescent Lighting
 
717 Washington Place
 
Baltimore  MD  21201    
 
Phone  410 323-3453
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  personal collection of light bulbs from the beginning at Thomas Edison's lab                         -- by appointment only
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
New or Updated:  09/30/2003

 

  MD

  Bethesda

  Stetten Museum of Medical Research

  9000 Rockville Pike

  NIH Building 31, Room 5B38 MSC 2092

  Bethesda MD   20892    

  Phone   301 496-6610

  Web Site  http://history.nih.gov/

  E-mail  mailto:museum@nih.gov

  Description  National Institutes of Health display medical devices, art, model, research projects on site and on the web

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industry

  Industry /Profession Medical

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:   8/19/2005

Maryland
Thurmont
Catoctin Furnace at Cunningham Falls SP
14039 Catoctin Hollow Road
Thurmont MD 21788
Phone 301 271-7574
Web Site http://www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/cunninghamhistory.html
Description remains of extensive iron furnace operations, 1858 casting shed reconstructed
Building Type Mill
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Iron & Steel
Era 1776-1903

  MD
 
Upper Marlboro
 
W Henry Duvall Tool Museum
 
Patuxent River Park
 
16000 Croom Airport Road
 
Upper Marlboro   MD  20772    
 
Phone    301 627-6074
 
Web Site      http://www.pgparks.com/places/historic/duvall.html
 
Description      tools from various professions including farming, carpentry, and dentistry
 
Type of Resource       Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus    Industrial
 
Collection N-Z     Tools
 
Owner/Operator:     Prince Georges County
 
New or Updated:   12/1/2003

  MD
 
Westminster
 
Union Mills Homestead & Grist Mill
 
3311 Littlestown Pike
 
Westminster  MD   21158    
 
Phone  410 848-2288
 
Web Site   http://www.union.edu/PUBLIC/ECODEPT/kleind/unionmills/index.html
 
Alt Web  http://tourism.carr.org/unionmil.htm
 
Description  mill & homestead
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus   Industrial
 
Building Type  Mill
 
Era  1797
 
Owner/Operator:    Union Mills Homestead Foundation
 
New or Updated:                   12/2/2003

  Maryland

  Wye Mills

  Wye Grist Mill

  14296 Old Wye Mills Road (Rt. 662)

  Mail PO Box 277

  Wye Mills  MD   21679    

  Phone  410 827-3850

  Web Site http://www.historicqac.org/sites/WMgristmill.htm

  E-mail  mailto:oldwyemill@goeaston.net

  Alt Web http://www.ce.jhu.edu/mdcive/wyemill.htm

  Description  working flour mill, supplied the Continental Army

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type  Mill

  Era 1682

  New or Updated:  4/20/2007

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  Maine

  Ashland

  Ashland Logging Museum

  Box 348

  Ashland  ME  04732    

  Phone  207 435-6679

  Web Site http://www.townofashland.com/Ashland_Logging_Museum.htm

  Description  replica logging camp

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Logging

  Collection G-M   Machinery

  New or Updated:  5/9/2007

  ME
  Dover Foxcroft
  Blacksmith Shop Museum
 
98 Dawes Road
  Dover Foxcroft  ME  04426 
 
Phone  207 564-7137
  Web Site  http://www.mainemuseums.org/htm/196.htm
  E-mail  mailto:jmannis@midmaine.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.maineguide.com/region/katahdin/information/attractions_katahdin.s
  Description  features original equipment including an ox lifter
  Type of Resource  Historic Place
  Primary Focus  Industrial
  Building Type  Trade/Craft
  Collection N-Z       Tools
  Era  1863
  Owner/Operator:  Dover-Foxcroft Historical Society
  New or Updated:  07/25/2003 

  ME

  Patten

  Patten Lumbermen's Museum

  Waters Road

  PO Box 300

  Patten       ME           04765    

  Phone   207 528-2650

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

  E-mail  mailto:curator@lumbermensmuseum.org

  Description  9 buildings preserving history of the umber industry

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Logging

  New or Updated:           10/11/2005

  ME
 
South Berwick
 
Counting House Museum
 
2 Liberty Street
 
PO Box 296
 
South Berwick                  ME         03908    
 
Phone   207 384-0000
 
Web Site  http://www.obhs.net/
 
Description  located in former office and ballroom for textile mill
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Commercial
 
Owner/Operator:  Old Berwick Historical Society
 
New or Updated:    12/4/2003

 

   
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