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    • St. Charles Public Library District (Ill.); Libraries--Illinois--Saint Charles;
    • Postcards, photographs and photocopies of items compiled by St. Charles Public Library staff. See also: http://www.stcharleslibrary.org/contact/libraryhistory.htm
    • The Living Museum vol.  04, no.  01;  May, 1942

    • India; Australia; China; Art exhibitions -- Birds -- Illinois Audubon Society Meeting; Museum exhibits -- Elephant; Government buildings; Birds -- Illinois -- Capitol; Museum employees -- Kerr , Ruth; Klespitz, Barbara; WPA -- Staff; Museum...
    • India, Australia, and China; As others see them; Moving day, and an old, old elephant; Hall of flags; Birds in the capitol grounds; Museum staff; Australian exhibit
    • The Living Museum vol. 11, no. 01; May, 1949

    • Spring; Museums -- Location; Museums - Publications -- Braille; Glacier lake; Squirrels; Art exhibitions -- Coverlets -- Hunter collection
    • Northern spring; 'Just where is the Illinois State museum?'; New museum publications; Once upon a time there was a lake; Young squirrels; Art gallery in May
    • The Living Museum vol. 37, no. 01; Jan. - Feb., 1975

    • Lincoln, Abraham -- Memorial; Museums -- Fundraising -- Museum Society; Museums -- Employees -- Retirement -- Hodge, Ruth; Museums -- Employees -- Patton, Nancy; Museums -- Publications; Museums -- Programs -- Saturdays
    • Day to remember; Illinois Museum Society; Ruth Hodge retires; New administrator for the Illinois State Museum Society; New publications; Saturday morning adventure programs
    • The Living Museum vol. 58, no. 01; Spring, 1996

    • Coffins -- Illinois -- 19th century; Museum employees -- editor -- Britton, Kimberly; Botany -- species identification; Museum employees -- Robinson, Orvetta; Museum employees -- Langer, Dorothy; Indians of North America -- Pueblo pottery --...
    • Kimberly K. Britton appointed Museum editor; In a box of pine: coffins from the Grafton historic cemetery; Saluting years of their faithful service; Pueblo ceramic figurines; Friends are for keeps!; North American pollen database; Shape of things...
    • The Living Museum vol. 50, no. 01, 1988

    • Museums -- acquisitions; Museum techniques - exhibit artists ; Naturalists -- Larson, Robert; Astronomy -- Uranus; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Arachnids; Museum publications
    • Acquiring art; Ecological habitat exhibits; R.G. Larson: an artist and naturalist; Uranus: a look back at the 7th planet; Calendar; Page for discovery: Arachnids; Curator's bookshelf
    • 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
    • The Living Museum vol. 41, no. 01; Winter, 1978-79

    • Glaciers -- Illinois; Indians of North America -- Ice-free corridor; Paleontology -- Elephant hunting -- North America; Indians of North America -- Great Lakes -- Beads; Bird migration -- Range extension; Museum employees -- Ridgely, Frances --...
    • Ancient glaciers in Illinois; Ice-free corridor: prehistoric pathway; Elephant hunters in North America; Beads: upper Great Lakes Indians; Overmigration: a method of range expansion?; In memoriam; Calendar; East African geologic safari
    • The Living Museum vol. 68, no. 04; Winter, 2006-7

    • Climatic Changes -- Illinois; Climatology -- Illinois -- History; Global Warming -- Illinois;Hailstorms -- Illinois; Emerald Ash Borer -- Illinois; Ash (Plants) -- Diseases and pests -- Illinois
    • Illinois climate-the last 200 years; When nature's fury strikes; The growing threat of the emerald ash borer
    • The Living Museum vol. 51, no. 01, 1989

    • Museums -- publications -- anniversary; Art exhibitions -- Baum, Don; Museum buildings -- State of Illinois art gallery; Museum exhibits -- illustration -- Children's books; Museum buildings -- Lockport gallery; Archaeology -- Mississippian...
    • The Living Museum turns 50; Don Baum: Domus; Artist, the book, and the Child; Mississippian society and culture; Calendar; Illinois State museum Society; Curator's bookshelf
    • The Living Museum Vol. 67, no. 01; Spring, 2005

    • Photography --Illinois; History -- Illinois; Rock formations -- Illinois -- Randolph county; Barbeau, Jean Baptiste; Sadorus, Frank -- photographer; Photography -- United States -- Twentieth century; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Our historic vision has long been enhanced by photography - where are we heading now?; Bluff at Barbeau Creek; Times & legacy of Frank Sadorus; Life through the lens: the photographs of Frank Sadorus; Spring 2005 Museum Exhibitions
    • The Living Museum vol. 42, no. 01; 1980

    • Museums -- Publications -- Anniversary; Indians of North America -- Quillwork; Art exhibitions -- Photography -- Competition; Publications -- Eifert, Virginia; Fossils -- Illinois -- Mazon Creek; Art -- Acquisitions; Museum exhibits -- Calendar;...
    • Into the 1980s: A Living Museum; The Living Museum is 40; Porcupine quillwork an Amerindian applied decorative technique; Illinois Photographers '80; Writings of Virginia Eifert; Fossils from Mazon Creek; Art: recent acquisitions; Calendar; Index...
    • The Living Museum vol. 40, no. 01; Jan. - Feb., 1978

    • Snow; Art exhibitions -- Folk art; Environmental archaeology -- Research ; Natural history -- Illinois -- Southern Illinois; Museums -- Employees -- Hedrick, Basil C.; Styles, Bonnie Whatley; Mercer, Steven; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Archaeology...
    • Snow - snow - snow; 150 years of painting and sculpture from the museum's collection; Contract archaeology and museum research; Southern Illinois: land between the Ohio and the Mississippi; the new assistant director; Collection donated to the...

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