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Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

Springfield, Illinois

The Illinois State Historical Library was created in 1889 by the Illinois General...
Albin O. Kuhn Library & Gallery

Baltimore, Maryland

The Albin O. Kuhn Library & Gallery is a part of the University of Maryland of...
Alutiiq Museum

Kodiak, Alaska

The Alutiiq Museum, located on the first floor of the Alutiiq Cultural Center, traces the...
Ames Historical Society

Ames, Iowa

The mission of the society is to identify, record, collect, preserve, and provide access...
Association Of Midwest Museums

St. Louis, Missouri

AMM provides a forum for dialogue and an exchange of ideas, provides resources to create...
Autauga County Heritage Association

Prattville, Alabama

Residents of Autauga County, Ala., can go to the ACHA museum to research family history...
Bartow History Center

Cartersville, Georgia

The museum documents the history of northwest Georgia's Bartow County, spanning more than...
Baxter County Heritage Museum

Gassville, Arkansas

The collection of the Baxter County Heritage Museum includes the following: Historic...
Bayfield Heritage Association

Bayfield, Wisconsin

Archived materials include maps, early city records, photographs, newspapers, brochures,...
Bayside Historical Society

Fort Totten, New York

The birth of the Bayside Historical Society was the culmination of several committees...
Bedford Historical Society

Bedford, New York

The society is committed to preserving the historic town and original Village Green, to...
Beloit Historical Society

Beloit, Wisconsin

The Lincoln Center is the home of the Robert and Elizabeth Solem Museum. Located on the...
Beltrami County History Center

Bemidji, Minnesota

The history center itself is home to the Beltrami County Historical Society. It was once...
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

Birmingham, Alabama

The many exhibits on display at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute enlighten visitors...
Birmingham Jefferson History Museum

Birmingham, Alabama

Jefferson County was founded in 1819. Birmingham, the state's most populous city, founded...
Branigan Cultural Center

Las Cruces, New Mexico

The Branigan Cultural Center is comprised of several small galleries and the larger...
Bristol Historical Society

Bristol, Connecticut

The mission of the Bristol Historical Society is to promote an interest in local history...
Bronx County Historical Society

Bronx, New York

The society is not only dedicated to preserving Bronx history. It also offers a variety...
Brooklyn Historical Society

Brooklyn, New York

The mission of the Brooklyn Historical Society is to connect the past to the present and...
Brunswick Historical Society

Cropseyville, New York

The Brunswick Historical Society began in the early 1970's, when a handful of community...
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Cody, Wyoming

Today's Center encompasses five museums, a research library, a professionally developed...
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Frederick, Maryland

C. Burr Artz Library is a branch of the Frederick County Public Libraries.
California Historical Society

San Francisco, California

Boasting one of the largest collections of primary and secondary materials on the history...
Calvert County Historical Society

Prince Frederick, Maryland

The Calvert County Historical Society oversees the preservation of county history out of...
Casa Grande Valley Historical Society & Museum

Casa Grande, Arizona

This southern Arizona museum offers tours, lectures, workshops and children's programs....
Cass County Historical Society

Harrisonville, Missouri

The society has published books dealing with family histories, a history of Harrisonville...
Catoctin Center For Regional Studies

Frederick, Maryland

The Catoctin Center for Regional Studies was created in 1998 by Frederick Community...
Chadds Ford Historical Society

Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania

Three 18th-century structures remain in Chadds Ford - the John Chadds House, the John...
Chaska Historical Society

Chaska, Minnesota

Members have the opportunity to share in many county and local historical programs and...
Chester Historical Society

Chester, Connecticut

The Chester Historical Society was founded in 1970. In keeping with its mission, the...
Chisago County Historical Society

Lindstrom, Minnesota

The Chisago County Historical Society provides a variety of educational programs year...
City Of Foley Train Museum

Foley, Alabama

Located in the old L & N Railroad Depot is Foley's Museum Archives. The first depot...
Clarke County Historical Museum

Grove Hill, Alabama

Housed in the historic Alston-Cobb house, the Clarke County Historical Museum seeks to...
Clinton House State Historic Site

Poughkeepsie, New York

The Clinton House served as a meeting place for local goverment officials when...
Codington County Historical Society

Watertown, South Dakota

The museum staff provides group tours, research assistance, programs, workshops, and...
Colorado Preservation

Denver, Colorado

Colorado Preservation, Inc. runs through a statewide network of information, education,...
Colorado University Heritage Center

Boulder, Colorado

The CU Heritage Center is dedicated to the people, students, faculty, administrators, and...
Columbia Archives

Columbia, Maryland

The Columbia Archives' mission is to collect and preserve the history of the city....
Columbus Historical Society & Railroad Depot Museum

Columbus, New Mexico

The museum has a large collection of photos of scenes taken both in Columbus and...
Courthouse Square Association

Charlotte, Michigan

On the Courthouse Square in beautiful downtown Charlotte, stands the 1885 Eaton County...
Coventry Historical Society

Coventry, Connecticut

As part of the mission, the society provides local schools with materials and resources...
Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society

Port Washington, New York

The society maintains the Sands-Willets House, part of which dates from the early 1700s,...
Crow Wing County Historical Society

Brainerd, Minnesota

The Crow Wing County Historical Society has been keeping tabs on Crow Wing County's...
DAR National Headquarters And Museum

Washington, District Of Columbia

Founded in 1890, the DAR National Headquarters boasts one of the nation's largest...
Darien Historical Society

Darien, Connecticut

The society operates the Bates-Scofield Homestead, an eighteenth century house-museum...
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

Sun City, Arizona

The Sun Cities Area Historical Society/Del Webb Sun Cities Museum is dedicated to the...
Delaware Public Archives

Dover, Delaware

The Delaware Public Archives is one of the oldest public archives programs in the country...
Dodge County Historical Society

Mantorville, Minnesota

The Dodge County Historical Society serves as a reminder of the history of the county....
Dorchester County Historical Society

Cambridge, Maryland

Located on the Eastern Shore, the Dorchester County Historical Society is based out of...
Douglas County Historical Society

Omaha, Nebraska

The society maintains a library and archive of local history, thus fulfilling its...
Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum Of Dentistry

Baltimore, Maryland

This museum explores the history of dentistry in the United States and includes many...
Dutchess County Historical Society

Poughkeepsie, New York

For over 93 years of Dutchess County’s 324 years, Dutchess County Historical...
East Bloomfield Historical Society

East Bloomfield, New York

East Bloomfield was part of a larger land purchase called the Phelps-Gorham purchase, in...
Edinboro Area Historical Society

Edinboro, Pennsylvania

The property where the house stands was purchased by John B. Clark before 1850 as part of...
Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture

Salisbury, Maryland

The Center is open to all scholars, historians and genealogists of all skill levels with...
Essex Historical Society

Essex, Connecticut

Initially, Hill's Academy served as the main focus of the society for it was both a...
Evangelical Historical Society

Lancaster, Pennsylvania

The society is located on the second floor of the Philip Schaff Library at Lancaster...
Fasny Museum Of Firefighting

Hudson, New York

At the 51st State Firemen's Convention held in Hudson in 1923, a resolution signed by the...
Foster Preservation Society

Foster, Rhode Island

The society's office is located in the lower level of the old Town House, built by...
Franklin County Historical And Museum Society

Malone, New York

Built on land once owned by Judge Hiram Horton, the home, now known as the "House of...
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library And Museum

Hyde Park, New York

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library is the first of our nation’s...
Fray Angélico Chávez History Library

Santa Fe, New Mexico

The Fray Angélico Chávez History Library is the institutional successor of New Mexico's...
Frederick County Public Libraries

Frederick, Maryland

Frederick County Libraries runs a bookmobile, and has branches in Point of Rocks,...
Friends Of Arrow Rock

Arrow Rock, Missouri

Since 1959 the society has grown from a small group of committed people to a membership...
Garrett County Historical Society Museum

Oakland, Maryland

To help retain the story of Maryland's westernmost county, this museum was established by...
Geneva Historical Society & Museum

Geneva, New York

The Geneva Historical Society consists of over 1,000 members in and around the community...
Georgia Historical Society

Savannah, Georgia

The library and archives are used for record keeping and research. A variety of...
German American Heritage Museum

Washington DC, District Of Columbia

Opening on March 21, 2010, the German-American Heritage Museum of the USA will tell the...
Goldring Woldenberg Institute Of Southern Jewish Life

Jackson, Mississippi

Jews have lived in the South since the late 17th century. As late as 1820, more Jews...
Graham County Historical Society And Museum

Thatcher, Arizona

Some history buffs have called this museum the "finest small-town museum" in...
Grand Traverse Heritage Center

Traverse City, Michigan

In 1934, Traverse City Park’s commissioner, Con Foster, had an idea. He wanted to...
Greenbrier Historical Society

Lewisburg, West Virginia

Greenbrier Historical Society is dedicated to community enrichment through the education...
Grove City Area Historical Society

Grove City, Pennsylvania

The society is still relatively new, founded in 1998, but plans special events and...
Hannibal Square Heritage Center

Winter Park, Florida

The Hannibal Square Heritage Center pays tribute to the past, present and future...
Hanover Area Historical Society

Hanover, Pennsylvania

Hanover Area Historical Society, founded in 1965 by local citizens interested in...
Hastings Historical Society

Hastings-on-Hudson, New York

The society is staffed and run by volunteers. They maintain an award-winning archive,...
Hermosa Beach Historical Society

Hermosa Beach, California

The Hermosa Beach Historical Society aims to preserve the rich young heritage of Hermosa...
Historic Cherry Hill

Albany, New York

In April of 1963 when Emily Rankin, the last surviving family member, passed away, the...
Historic Saranac Lake

Saranac Lake, New York

Founded in 1980, Historic Saranac Lake (HSL) is a nonprofit, historic preservation,...
Historical Electronics Museum

Linthicum, Maryland

This museum showcases significant artifacts and literature throughout the history of the...
Historical Society For Southeast New Mexico

Roswell, New Mexico

The stately home of Mr. and Mrs. James Phelps White, a Roswell Landmark since its...
Historical Society Of Baltimore County

Cockeysville, Maryland

The Baltimore County Almshouse, built in 1782, is the Historical Society of Baltimore...
Historical Society Of Carroll County

Westminster, Maryland

Composed of three buildings, the Historical Society of Carroll County offers visitors a...
Historical Society Of Cecil County

Elkton, Maryland

The Historical Society of Cecil County offers to visitors a research library, gallery...
Historical Society Of Delaware

Wilmington, Delaware

The Delaware History Center dominates the 500 block of Market Street Mall in downtown...
Historical Society Of Frederick County

Frederick, Maryland

Located in the "Crossroads of American History," the Museum of Frederick County...
Historical Society Of Long Beach Museum & Research Center

Long Beach, California

The historical society's main offices provide rotating exhibits and archives to promote...
Historical Society Of New Mexico

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Not only does the Historical Society of New Mexico provide a refuge for all of those...
Historical Society Of Palm Beach County

West Palm Beach, Florida

Housed in the historic 1916 Courthouse, the Historical Society of Palm Beach County...
Historical Society Of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Society's building, designed by Addison Hutton and listed on the City of Philadelphia...
Historical Society Of The Courts Of New York

White Plains, New York

The society presents program on a wide variety of topics about New York's legal history...
Historical Society Of Washington D.C.

Washington, District Of Columbia

Located in the historic Carnegie Library building, the Historical Society of Washington...
History Center In Tompkins County

Ithaca, New York

In order to accomplish this mission we preserve and encourage access to The History...
History Museum For Springfield Greene County

Springfield, Missouri

Originally housed in downtown Springfield, the History Museum found its first "real...
History Museum of Western Virginia

Roanoke, Virginia

Located in downtown Roanoke, the History Museum of Western Virginia covers centuries of...
Hollywood Historical Society

Hollywood, Florida

The Historical Society has over 18,000 items in its collection covering Hollywood's...
Holocaust Museum And Study Center

Spring Valley, New York

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” George...
Howard County Center Of African American Culture

Columbia, Maryland

The museum, children's library, and research library of this center preserve the history...
Howard County Historical Society Museum

Kokomo, Indiana

The mission of the HCHS is to collect, provide physical protection for, and make...
Huntington Historical Society

Huntington, New York

The Huntington Historical Society began as an exclusively female organization in the...