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    • The Living Museum vol. 59, no. 03; Fall 1997

    • Museums -- acquisitions; Museums -- exhibitions; Museums -- research; Museums -- buildings; Museums -- educational aspects; Museums -- audiences; Partnerships -- museums -- International; Museum publications
    • What makes us tick?; Reaching out; Opening doors; Taking a new look; Cultivating new audiences; Forging international partnerships; Acquiring & disseminating knowledge; Interdisciplinary Landscape history program; Collecting for all of us;...
    • The Living Museum vol. 02, no.  06; October, 1940

    • Kwan-yin -- History; Museum exhibits -- Diorama -- Crete; Oaks -- Illinois; Woodland path; Horseshoe crab -- Exhibition; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Hog-nosed snake -- Shamel, C.H.; Museum trustees -- Meeting; Art exhibitions -- Paintings --...
    • Kwan-yin, the Chinese goddess; Sea-king of Crete; October oaks and where to see them; Along the woodland path, no. 6; Horseshoe crab in the museum; 'A brick-red hog-nosed snake'; 'Museum board of advisors'; Art gallery in October; 'Museum has...
    • The Living Museum vol. 25, no.  03; July, 1963

    • Aquatic plants; Museums -- Acquisitions - Young, Cornelia -- Caucasus objects; Art exhibitions -- 16th North Mississippi Vallery artists; Museums -- Employees -- Deuel, Thorne; Swallowtails; Museum exhibits -- Miniature dioramas; Chimney swifts
    • Water gardens; Gifts to commemorate the new museum; Art gallery in June; Staff notes; Black swallowtail; Ourselves in miniature; Bird in the chimney
    • The Living Museum vol. 30, no. 11; March, 1969

    • Weeds -- Chickweeds; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Porcelain -- Daley, Harry C.; Opossums; Museums -- Audio-visual; geology -- Field trips; Museums -- Publications -- Deuel, Thorne; Museums -- Employees -- Cashatt, Everett D.; Museums -- Employees --...
    • Pretty pest; Daley collection; Baby opossums; New audio-visual loan catalog; Geological science field trips; 'American Indian ways of life' reprinted; Staff notes; Corkscrew swamp
    • The Living Museum vol. 39, no.0 4; July - August, 1977

    • Essays -- Lindsay, Vachel ; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Dress -- Chase, C.L., Mrs.; Peanuts; Museums -- Employees; Trilobites -- Illinois; Museum exhibits -- Indians of North America -- Woodland -- Dickson Mounds; Museum exhibits -- Calendar
    • 'One's own hearth and neighborhood'; A rare addition; Peanut pegs; An early inhabitant of Illinois - the trilobite; Staff notes; 'Middle of the woodland': an exhibit at Dickson Mounds; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 29, no.  07; November, 1967

    • November -- Essay; 19th century portraiture -- Illinois -- Peck, Sheldon; Indians of North America -- Hunting -- Pemmican; Art exhibitions -- Textile collage -- Garrett, Priscilla Longshore; Museums -- Publications -- Anthology; Museums --...
    • November's faded brown dress; 'Mr. S. Vaughn'; Pemmican, bread of the wilderness; Santa Fe artist exhibits compositions in museum gallery; Anthology of The Living Museum; Collection of bird nests and eggs given to museum; Postcards available from...
    • The Living Museum vol. 40, no. 04; July - August, 1978

    • ; Dragonflies -- Characteristics; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Paintings -- Mars, Ethel; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Fossils -- Illinois; Museums publications; Museums -- Employees -- Announcements ; Museums -- Study tours -- Fluorspar; Index --...
    • Dragonflies: friend or foe?; Ethel Mars: Illinois impressionist; Calendar of events; Fossils from 'Forgottonia' western Illinois: Important source of significant fossils; Publications; Staff news; Fluorspar mining district of cave-in-rock; Subject...
    • The Living Museum vol. 21, no.  03; July, 1959

    • Indians of North America -- Illinois -- Hopewell culture -- Raven pipe; Velvet ants; Wilderness -- Potentilla anseria -- Silvery cinquefoil; Art exhibitions -- 13th north Mississippi valley artists; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Archaeology -- Young,...
    • Raven pipe; Dasymutilla, the velvet ant; Mid-continent wilderness; 'Nail down the sand'; Art gallery in July; Archaeological gift to the museum; Staff notes
    • The Living Museum vol. 48, no. 01; Winter, 1986

    • Museums -- Collections -- Roder, Conrad; Wildflowers -- Erigenia bulbosa -- Harbinger-of-spring; Birds -- Finches; Museums -- Shops; Art exhibitions -- Montgomery, Alfred; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Doll carriage
    • Illinois painting to share with millions; Harbinger of spring; House finches in Illinois; Illinois artisans shop opens in Chicago; Alfred Montgomery: farmer painter; Calendar; Recent acquisitions
    • The Living Museum vol. 30, no.  08; December, 1968

    • Quails; Partridges; Mistletoe; China dolls; Museums -- Publications; Christmas trees -- 19th century Illinois; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Art
    • Bobwhite, partridge in the fence row; Mystical mistletoe; China dolls; Books for Christmas gifts; Two Christmas trees of early Illinois; Art section receives gifts
    • 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...
    • The Living Museum vol. 19, no.  01; May, 1957

    • Chipmunks; Mayflies; Art exhibitions -- Watercolors -- Venezuelan birds; Museums -- Employees -- Ridgely, Frances; Spiderwort-- Tradescantia; Alligator gar -- Historic Illinois; Warblers; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Victorian room
    • 'Atchitamon'; Wings for a day; Art gallery for May; Edge of summer; Mississippi monster; Summer warblers; Glimpse over the shoulder of the past-into the future
    • The Living Museum vol. 51, no. 04, 1989

    • Museums -- taxidermy -- Biggs, Oliver S.; Museums -- acquisitions; Museum exhibits -- At home in the heartland; Owls -- Bubo virginianus; Museum publications -- Bohlen, H. David; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Index -- volume 51; Tully monster;...
    • Father and daughter of the Oliver S. Biggs Museum of Natural History; 'At home in the heartland'; Great horned owl: Bubo virginianus; Birds of Illinois; Calendar; Index volume 51; Page for Discovery: Tully monster; Curator's bookshelf
    • 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. 30, no.  03; July, 1968

    • 19th century architecture -- Illinois; Venomous snakes; Wildflowers -- Bouncing Bets; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Pottery -- Illinois -- Saline Springs
    • Builders in a proud new state; Poisonous snakes; Bouncing bets; Saline springs pottery donated to museum
    • The Living Museum vol. 61, no. 03; Fall, 1999

    • Art exhibitions -- Halkin, Theodore; Museum publications -- Illinois State Museum; Human remains (Archaeology) -- Methodology -- bones; skeletons -- study and learning; Museums -- acquisitions -- Art; Bramson, Phyllis; Spear, Ethel; Prussian,...
    • Theodore Halkin: A retrospective; The beauty of Bones, part one; Art Additions; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 51, no. 03, 1989

    • Elephants -- history; Tools -- river industries; Art exhibitions -- banners -- Johnson, Fred; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Illinois -- Dunleith Mounds; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Museums -- acquisitions -- Minor, Wendell
    • Seeing the Elephant; Sideshow Banners; Fred C. Johnson: banner painter; Dunleith Mounds group, East Dubuque, Illinois: part 1. Background and history of investigations; Calendar; Recent Acquisitions
    • The Living Museum vol. 50, no. 02, 1988

    • Museums -- acquisitions -- photography; Photography -- University of Chicago; Franklin's ground squirrel; Wildflowers --White lady's-slipper orchid; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Archaeology -- sites; Museum publications
    • University of Chicago photograph file; Franklin's ground squirrel; White lady's-slipper orchid; Calendar; Page for Discovery: Predicting archaeological site location; Curator's bookshelf
    • The Living Museum vol. 39, no. 05; Sept. - Oct. 1977

    • Museums -- Acquisitions -- Paperweights -- Barker, Morton D.; Acorns, As food; Museum exhibits -- Arachnids; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Programs -- Saturdays; Museum publications
    • Glass 'jewels'; Acorns, a nutritious food past and present; Museum calendar; Saturday morning adventure series; Books - Books - Books
    • The Living Museum vol. 01, no. 08; December, 1939

    • Bird feeding; Lecture -- Cain, Stanley A. -- Botany; Museum tours; Radio show; Lighting -- Antiques -- Exhibit; Art exhibitions -- Japanese prints; Museum exhibits -- Dinosaur footprints; White-footed deer mouse; Museums -- Acquisitions; Art...
    • Your Christmas birds; Dr. Cain lecture on the Great Smokies; 'Evening guided tours'; 'Tales museums tell'; Ancient lamps in museum; Japanese prints will be shown this month; Special exhibit of Dinosaur footprints; White-footed deer mouse; Some of...

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