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    • Dunham-Hunt Museum

    • Museums--Illinois--Saint Charles; Saint Charles (Ill.)--History
    • Photocopies of newspaper articles compiled by St. Charles Public Library staff. Also referred to as "Hunt House," Bela T. Hunt, one of the first settlers of St. Charles, built this home of local bricks from Penny's Brickyard (now Baker Park) in...
    • The Living Museum vol. 71, no. 01, 02; Spring, 2009

    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Museum exhibits -- Illinois; Illinois -- History -- 19th Century; Agriculture -- History -- Illinois -- 19th Century; Transportation -- History -- Illinois; Cartwright, Peter -- 1785-1872; Commerce -- History --...
    • From humble beginnings: Lincoln's Illinois 1830-1861; Around The State: An Update from Museum Director Bonnie Styles
    • The Living Museum vol. 67, no. 04; Winter, 2005-06

    • Northern Rough-winged Swarrow; Swallows; Melanism; Norton, John Warner; Murals -- Illinois; Illinois River -- Archaeology -- Illinois -- Peoria; Animal remains (Archaeology) -- Illinois; Bison -- Fossil -- Illinois; Museum exhibits -- Calendar
    • Melanism in the Northern Rough-winged Swallow; Memories of John W. Norton's mural masterpiece; Early confrontations with the Illinois Country's "Wild Cattle"; Museum Calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 68, no. 01; Spring, 2006

    • Temporary sand ponds; Dawson, Manierre -- 1887-1969 -- Exhibitions; Dawson, Manierre -- 1887 - 1969 -- Biography; Modern Art; Art, Abstract
    • Message from the new museum director; Temporary sand ponds; Abstract art: a journey toward appreciation; Manierre Dawson: an artist out of bounds; Museum calendar
    • Elgin, Illinois

    • Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Business districts; Industry;
    • The Elgin, Illinois Association of Commerce's publication promoting Elgin as a good place for industries and people to relocate.
    • The Living Museum vol. 18, no.  01; May, 1956

    • Swallowtail butterfly -- Life cycle; Art exhibitions -- Renaissance painting -- Chesrow, Colonel Frank; Red-winged blackbird; Museums -- Buildings -- Renovation; Caltrop -- Tribulus terrestris; River conservation -- U.S Corps of Engineers
    • One morning in May; Renaissance art in the museum; Redwing in the marsh; Plant 'caltrop'; Guardians of the river
    • The Living Museum vol. 39, no. 01; January - February, 1977

    • Museums -- Employees -- Retirement -- Thompson, Milton D.; Larson, Robert -- Prize; Glass beads -- Frost, Stephen A.; Museums -- Employees; Indians of North America -- Commerce; Museum employees -- Retirement -- Eifert, Herman E.; Museums --...
    • Museum director retires; Robert Larson wins again; Frost trade bead collection; Head of education section retires; Staff notes; Birthstones -- errata; Museum publication in bicentennial time capsule
    • The Living Museum vol. 67, no. 02,03; Summer, Fall, 2005

    • Wildlife refuge -- Illinois -- Emiquon; Emiquon -- Archaeology; Rural schools -- Illinois; One-room schoolhouses -- Illinois; Waterford School; Dickson Mounds Museum; Museum exhibits -- Calendar
    • Emiquon archaeological project: partnership to the past; Schoolhouses of the past in Illinois: the era of one-room schools; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 38, no. 01; Jan. - Feb., 1976

    • White oaks -- Illinois; Birthstones -- January -- February; Modernism, (Art) -- Illinois; Museums -- Employees -- Promotions; Johnson, Judi; Newman, Betsy; Weedman, William; Madden, Betty; Ahler, Stanley; Obituary -- Dickson, Evalyn Irene Fike
    • White oak: state tree of Illinois; Birthstones; Staff promotions; Betty Madden receives state historical award; 'Illinois heritage days'; Stanley A. Ahler awarded doctorate degree; Emergence of Modernism in Illinois (1914 - 1940); Widow of Don...
    • The Living Museum vol. 34, no. 02; March - April, 1972

    • Museum buildings -- Dedication -- Dickson Mounds; Museum exhibits -- Woodland Indians; Art exhibitions -- Chicago expatriates; Museums -- Employees -- McMillan, R. Bruce; Museums -- Employees -- Klippel, Walter; Museums -- Employees -- Shields,...
    • Dickson Mounds Museum dedication; 1000 B.C. Woodland; Chicago expatriates; Staff notes; Announcements; Geological science field trips;
    • The Living Museum vol. 38, no. 02; March - April, 1976

    • Museum exhibits -- Landscape painting -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- Peck, Sheldon; Weapons, Prehistoric -- North America -- Mackinaw cache; Birthstones -- March -- April; Museums -- Publications -- Scientific papers; Museums -- Employees --...
    • Illinois landscapes, 1830 - 1976; Mackinaw cache revisited; March and April birthstones; New publications; Robert G. Larson, Museum artist, wins award; Staff notes
    • The Living Museum vol. 19, no.  02; June, 1957

    • Vultures; Museums -- employees -- Meetings; Wild strawberries; Museums -- Trustees -- McGee, N.W.; Art exhibitions -- 11th north Mississippi valley artists; Black willows -- Salix nigra
    • Young vulture; Staff notes and activities; wild strawberries; New member for the board; Art gallery in June; River of willows
    • The Living Museum vol. 37, no. 02; March - April, 1975

    • Handicraft -- Illinois Craftsmen 1975; Prairie chickens -- Great Plains; Gourd craft -- Peru -- Veli, Leoncio; Museums -- Study tours -- Geology; Museum exhibits -- Calendar
    • Illinois craftsmen 1975; Prairie chickens boom in Illinois; Gourd is a gourd until…; Geological science spring field trips; Cahokia Mounds field school - summer 1975; Museum art gallery calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 45, no. 02; 1983

    • Federal Arts Project -- Illinois; Anthropology -- China; Climatology -- Illinois -- History; Museums -- Travel -- James River; Art -- Acquisitions; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Travel -- Missouri Ozarks
    • After the great crash: federal arts projects in Illinois; Reflections on modern China; Illinois climate: a history of climatic changes and their effects on early settlement; James river plantation tour; Art: recent acquisitions; Calendar; Weekend...
    • The Living Museum vol. 57, no. 02; Summer, 1995

    • Unionoida -- Ecology; Art exhibitions -- Armin, Emil; Mammoths -- Russia; Art exhibitions -- Green, Gary; Museum publications -- excerpts; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Illinois mussels: the silent storytellers; Sojourning with Russian mammoths: a first step; Gary Green off canvas; Living in the past; Shape of things to come
    • The Living Museum vol. 19, no.  04; August, 1957

    • Wild orchids; Art exhibitions -- 12th North Mississippi valley artists; Museum visitors; Museums -- Employees -- Caldwell, Joseph; water snake -- Natrix; Museum employees; Plankton; Plant poisons
    • Orchids along the August trail; Art gallery in August; Museum time; New staff members; Natrix, the water snake; Invisible hordes; 'Where the ivy twines-'

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