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Indiana Historical Society

Indianapolis, Indiana

This organization encourges both members and visitors to utilize the resources and...
Institute Of Texan Cultures

San Antonio, Texas

UTSA's Institute of Texan Cultures maintains 50,000 square feet of exhibit space. The...
International Spy Museum

Washington, District Of Columbia

The International Spy Museum opened in Washington, DC on July 19, 2002. It is the only...
Iowa Jewish Historical Society

Des Moines, Iowa

IJHS collects Jewish organizational papers, artifacts and photographs, artifacts from...
Irvington Historical Society & Center

Irvington, New York

One of the exhibits at the history center is “Those Who Served,” which...
Jacksonville Historical Society

Jacksonville, Florida

This towering Gothic Revival church is the largest pre-1901 house of worship in...
Jennings County Historical Society

Vernon, Indiana

The society is housed the North American House, built by Mr. Thomas J. Storey in 1838....
Jewish Historical Society Of Metrowest

Whippany, New Jersey

The mission of the Jewish Historical Society of MetroWest, founded in 1990 by Saul...
Johnson County Museum Of History

Franklin, Indiana

The museum houses over 10,000 photographs, documents, and other various artifacts...
Judiciary History Center

Honolulu, Hawaii

Built by King Kamehameha V in 1874, the Judiciary History Center features exhibits and...
Kaller Historical Documents

Marlboro, New Jersey

The company appeared in "The Guinness Book of World Records" in 1995 for the...
Kenilworth Historical Museum & Research Center

Kenilworth, Illinois

The Kenilworth Historical Society was founded in 1922 to preserve and present the history...
Kennebunkport Historical Society

Kennebunkport, Maine

KHS serves as the primary historical resource for Kennebunkport. The collection of...
Kent Historical Society

Kent, Connecticut

The Swift House has recently become the focus of town wide attention. Owned by the Town...
Kentucky Museum

Bowling Green, Kentucky

Located on the Western Kentucky University campus, this two-floor museum features...
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

Vergennes, Vermont

Focusing on the maritime history and nautical archaeology of the Champlain Valley, the...
Lake Erie Islands Historical Society, The

Put-in-Bay, Ohio

Originally founded as the Put-in-Bay Centennial Committee, this organization was renamed...
Lakeside Heritage Society

Lakeside, Ohio

The Society operates the Heritage Hall Museum, located in the original Lakeside Methodist...
Lambertville Historical Society

Lambertville, New Jersey

The Marshall House, on the National and New Jersey Registers of Historic Places, was the...
Laurel Historical Society And Museum

Laurel, Maryland

The Laurel Historical Society and its museum look at a broad range of local history, from...
Library Of Congress

Washington, District Of Columbia

The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and serves as...
Little Compton Historical Society & Wilbor House

Little Compton, Rhode Island

The town of Little Compton, Rhode Island, was founded by a band of explorers from...
Lorenzo State Historic Site

Cazenovia, New York

The c.1814 Rippleton Schoolhouse operated as the District No. Seven school in the town of...
Louis Armstrong House & Archives

Corona, New York

Louis Armstrong was certainly wealthy enough to live just about anywhere in the world....
Lovell Historical Society

Lovell, Maine

Its collections are available for consultation by its members and other interested...
Lovely Lane Museum & Archives

Baltimore, Maryland

Lovely Lane United Methodist Church houses a museum to the history of this denomination...
Lyman Museum & Mission House

Hilo, Hawaii

Today, the Mission House has been preserved, and is on both the State and National...
Lyndhurst Historical Society

Lyndhurst, New Jersey

The Lyndhurst Historical Society is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to...
Madison Historical Society

Madison, New Jersey

The purpose of the Madison Historical Society is to assemble, record and preserve all...
Mahwah Museum Society

Mahwah, New Jersey

The mission of the Mahwah Museum Society is to preserve and present the history of the...
Manheim Historical Society

Manheim, Pennsylvania

This society, founded in 1964, has concentrated on collecting local artifacts and...
Manitowoc Heritage Center And Library

Manitowoc, Wisconsin

The center contains artifacts from the past of the county, from its settlement to its...
Mariemont Preservation Foundation

Cincinnati, Ohio

The original Board of Trustees consisted of Clarence Erickson (the mayor at that time),...
Marion County Historical Society

Marion, Ohio

The Marion County Historical Society was founded in 1969 to maintain the existing...
Maryland Historical Society

Baltimore, Maryland

The Maryland Historical Society houses the most significant collection of Maryland...
Maryland Military Historical Society

Baltimore, Maryland

This museum emphasizes the past and present of Maryland military history, including the...
Maryland State House

Annapolis, Maryland

The Maryland State House is the oldest state capitol still in continuous legislative use...
Medford Historical Society

Medford, Massachusetts

This local historical society was organized in 1896 by concerned citizens from the city...
Michigan Supreme Court Historical Society

Lansing, Michigan

The society sponsors and conducts historical research, provides speakers and educational...
Middletown Historical Society

Middletown, Delaware

Since its founding in 1985, the Society has hosted house tours in Middletown, as well as...
Milford Historical Society

Milford, Connecticut

The society aims to assist the research, nurture the interest, and provoke the actions of...
Milwaukee County Historical Society

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Founded in 1935, the Milwaukee County Historical Society houses over 50,000 artifacts...
Minnetrista

Muncie, Indiana

Minnetrista's 40-acre campus includes beautiful gardens, a modern museum facility, an...
Monmouth County Historical Association Museum And Library

Freehold, New Jersey

The Monmouth County Historical Association (MCHA) collects, preserves, and interprets its...
Monroe County Historical Museum

Monroe, Michigan

Located in the heart of downtown Monroe, this imposing Georgian style public building was...
Montgomery County Historical Society

Rockville, Maryland

The Montgomery County Historical Society uses its historic buildings, collections and...
Mount Clare House Museum

Baltimore, Maryland

Mount Clare was the center of Georgia Plantation, a self-sufficient plantation with a...
Museums Of Old York

York, Maine

The Museums of Old York, formerly the Old York Historical Society, is the product of a...
Mystic River Historical Society

Mystic, Connecticut

The society maintains a part-time archival and curatorial staff available to assist...
Nashville Public Library

Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville's library history can be traced back to 1813, but it was the late 1800s before...
National Archives In College Park

College Park, Maryland

The Archives II Library is located at this College Park branch of the National Archives....
New London County Historical Society

New London, Connecticut

One of the first goals of the organizers was to begin to collect materials of historical...
New York Historical Society

New York, New York

Founded in 1804, the New York Historical Society's holdings cover four centuries of...
New York State Archives

Albany, New York

The New York State Archives was established in 1971 and opened its doors to the public in...
New York State Historical Association & Research Library

Cooperstown, New York

The New York State Historical Association was founded in 1899 by New Yorkers who were...
Newport, Ri Historical Society

Newport, Rhode Island

The Newport Historical Society was chartered in 1854 to collect and preserve books,...
Ninth Judicial Circuit Historical Society

Pasadena, California

The building where this historical society's main office is located holds a wealth of...
Oberlin Heritage Center

Oberlin, Ohio

The Oberlin Village Improvement Society was founded in 1903 by Mrs. Adelia Field Johnston...
Ohio Historical Society

Columbus, Ohio

A private, not-for-profit organization, the society serves as the state's agent in...
Old Saybrook Historical Society

Old Saybrook, Connecticut

The society endeavors to further encourage the study of the preservation of historic...
Oro Valley Historical Society

Oro Valley, Arizona

Society meetings are being held about four times a year, usually on third Thursdays at 6:...
Park City Historical Society & Museum

Park City, Utah

The museum is currently closed. In spring of 2009 the Park City Museum will reopen after...
Pawtuxet Valley Preservation & Historical Society

West Warwick, Rhode Island

When the society decided to rent office space on Weaver Street in Arctic, donations of...
Peoria Arizona Historical Society

Peoria, Arizona

The City of Peoria was established in the 1880’s when William J. Murphy’s...
Pioneer & Historical Society

Zanesville, Ohio

The Pioneer and Historical Society of Muskingum County was incorporated way back in 1890...
Pittsfield Township Historical Society

Ann Arbor, Michigan

The Pittsfield Township Historical Society is dedicated to preserving and sharing the...
Preservation Society Of Newport County

Newport, Rhode Island

In keeping with its mission, the society strives to offer its members and the public a...
Prince George's County Genealogy Library

Bowie, Maryland

This library holds records of the Prince George's County Genealogical Society. The Prince...
Queens Historical Society & Kingsland Homestead

Flushing, New York

Kingsland Homestead was built circa 1785 for Charles Doughty, the son of Benjamin Doughty...
Ranchos Los Cerritos

Long Beach, California

The museum reflects the history of the area's many inhabitants, from Native Americans in...
Randolph County Historical Society

Moberly, Missouri

Famous Randolph Countians include General Omar Bradley, five-star general from World War...
Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission

Providence, Rhode Island

The commission operates a statewide historical preservation program that identifies and...
Ridgefield Historical Society

Ridgefield, Connecticut

The headquarters also features a reception and reference room, where the public can...
Ross County Historical Society

Chillicothe, Ohio

From the lobby of the new center, visitors may tour exhibits on the Northwest Territory...
Sacramento Mountains Historical Museum And Pioneer Village

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

Visit the Sacramento Mountains Museum & Pioneer Village and learn the story of past...
Salisbury University Archives

Salisbury, Maryland

Salisbury University Archives preserves, maintains and provides access to the records of...
San Luis Obispo County Historical Museum

San Luis Obispo, California

Members of the Society had long dreamed of creating a county historical museum where...
Sewall Belmont House And Museum

Washington, District Of Columbia

The Sewall-Belmont House and Museum is the headquarters of the historic National Woman's...
Shaker Museum And Library

Old Chatham, New York

The museum celebrates Columbia County's strong heritage of Shakers, an 18th century...
Skenesborough Museum

Whitehall, New York

The Skenesborough Museum concentrates on the history of the area, along with a focus the...
Smithsonian Lemelson Center

Washington DC, District Of Columbia

The Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation was...
Smithsonian National Museum Of American History

Washington, District Of Columbia

The National Museum of American History offers a collection of Americana as rich and...
Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

Washington, District Of Columbia

Generations of remarkable Americans are kept in the company of their fellow citizens at...
Smithville Community Historical Society

Smithville, Ohio

The log cabin gives visitors a glimpse into the world of pioneer forefathers (and mothers...
South County Historical Society

Arroyo Grande, California

The South County Historical Society boasts several late 19th century dwellings, a...
Southern Baptist Historical Library

Nashville, Tennessee

With more than 30,000 books and 17,000 reels of microfilm containing 13 million pages of...
Spring Hill Historic Home

Massillon, Ohio

Thomas Rotch brought his flock of 400 Merino sheep to Spring Hill in 1811. He founded the...
St. Charles County Historical Society

St. Charles, Missouri

During the period of 1821 to 1826, when St. Charles was the site of the Missouri's first...
Stamford Historical Society

Stamford, Connecticut

The Stamford Historical Society was founded in 1901. Like most historical societies,...
Starr Commonwealth

Albion, Michigan

The organization serves more than 4,000 children, families, and professionals through...
Steamship Historical Society of America

East Providence, Rhode Island

THE STEAMSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA was established in 1935 as a means of...
Stepping Stones Foundation

Katonah, New York

In Alcoholics Anonymous, aka “the Big Book”, Wilson disseminated the idea of...
Strongsville Historical Society

Strongsville, Ohio

In the fall of 1962, twenty Strongsville residents met at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Howard...
Sullivan County Historical Society & Museum

Hurleyville, New York

The preservation was, and is, accomplished through the storage of historical records and...
Sullivanmunce Cultural Center

Zionsville, Indiana

Since its inception in 1981, the art center has been dedicated to honoring the vision of...
Susan B. Anthony House

Rochester, New York

The Susan B. Anthony House keeps her vision alive and relevant by preserving and sharing...
Tennessee Historical Commission

Nashville, Tennessee

The mission of the Tennessee Historical Commission is to encourage the inclusive diverse...
Tennessee Historical Society

Nashville, Tennessee

In order to provide a thorough history of the state, the Tennessee Historical Society...
Tennessee State Library And Archives

Nashville, Tennessee

Tennessee State Library and Archives is open to the to offer a resource to search for...
Theodore R. Mckeldin Library

College Park, Maryland

The McKeldin Library is the main library of the University of Maryland.  McKeldin...