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    • 1927-05 Watch Word May 1927

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The May 1927 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • Moline Corporation

    • Business enterprises--Illinois; Business enterprises--Illinois--St. Charles--History; Moline Corporation
    • Moline Corporation (Moline Malleable Iron Company until 1972) moved to St. Charles in 1892. It was located on Dean Street, East of Randall Road. Photocopies of articles compiled by St. Charles Public Library staff.
    • 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. 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. 72, no. 01; Spring 2010

    • Agriculture -- Illinois -- History -- 19th century; Agriculture -- Illinois -- History -- 20th century; Oral History of Illinois Agriculture (OHIA); Archaeology -- Illinois -- Morton Village; Oneota Indians (Great Plains) -- Illinois -- Culture;...
    • Voices from the rual heartland: the Audio-Video Barn Web Site
    • 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. 63, no. 01; spring, 2001

    • Indians of North America -- folklore; Indians -- culture; Museums -- acquisitions -- art; Steinmeyer, Nancy; Mammals, fossil -- artodus simus -- giant short-faced bear; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Birds, culture, and American Indian artifacts, part 2: wild turkeys, crows, ravens, and raptors; Art additions; Discovery of an ancient giant in an Ozark cave; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 72, no. 02, 03; Summer, 2010

    • Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Art exhibitions -- Drawing -- Illinois State Museum; Art exhibitions -- Painting -- Illinois State Museum; Paper art -- Illinois State Museum -- Exhibitions -- Catalogs; Art, paper -- Illinois State Museum --...
    • On & of paper: selections from the Illinois State Museum collections; Around the state with director Bonnie Styles; Joseph C. Hennessy Remembered
    • 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. 52, no. 01, 1990

    • Museums -- traveling exhibits; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Dunleith Mounds; Owls -- food; Art exhibitions -- Views from within
    • Voices from the River: part 3. Life on the Belle Reynolds; Dunleith Mounds group, East Dubuque, Illinois: part 2. Illinois State Museum 1989 Investigations; Calendar; Owls: they are what they eat!; Views from within
    • 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. 76, no. 01; Fall 2014

    • Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Art exhibitions -- Drawing -- Illinois State Museum; Art exhibitions -- Sketching -- Illinois State Museum; Art exhibitions -- Sketches; Passenger Pigeon; Extinct birds
    • Around the state with Director Bonnie Styles; Sketches, journals, preparations‚Ķeverything in place; A lesson from the passenger pigeon
    • The Living Museum vol.76 no. 02,03; Spring 2015

    • Bevier Historic Clothing Collection; Museum collections -- Clothing and dress -- Collectors and collections -- Illinois -- 20th century; Museum collections -- Fashion -- Collectors and collections -- Illinois -- 20th century; Trebilcock, Lorraine
    • From the Illinois State Museum Director Bonnie Styles; Changing fashion, changing lives;
    • The Living Museum vol. 47, no. 02; Spring, 1985

    • Paperweights -- Collectors and collecting -- Barker, Morton D.; Geology -- Calumet Lake; Geology -- Continental drift; Art exhibitions -- Photography -- Illinois photographers 1985; Museums -- Travel -- Louisiana; Museum exhibits -- Calendar
    • Morton D. Barker paperweight collection; Calumet area: filling in the plains; Continental drift; Illinois photographers '85; Exhibition schedule
    • 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. 62, no. 01,02, 2000

    • Museum exhibits -- Amish quilts; Amish -- culture; Military training camps -- Illinois -- world war, 1939-1945; Prisoners of war -- Illinois -- Camp Ellis; Museum acquisitions -- Robnet, Stephen Scott; Artist -- aka Jonathan Flew; Birdsong --...
    • Discovering Illinois Amish quilts; Reveille to retreat: the story of Camp Ellis in World War II; Gifted artist-turned-writer gives gift; Singing in Sangamon County; preliminary dates on cessation of song in selected species; Mary Juan, Maricopa...
    • The Living Museum vol. 56, no. 02; Summer, 1994

    • Rocks-- Illinois -- Tower rock; Birds -- protecting species; Pueblo pottery -- collectors and collecting -- Illinois State Museum; Art exhibitions -- prints -- U.S. -- Mexico; Museum publications -- excerpts; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Watercolor...
    • Tower Rock: sentinel of the Mississippi; Breeding Birds at risk in Sangamon County; Pueblo pottery at the Illinois State Museum; Conversation piece: Phyllis Bramson; Living in the past; Calendar; Seth Eastman
    • 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. 66, no. 02,03; Summer, Fall, 2004

    • Natural history -- exhibitions; Geology -- Illinois; Museum exhibits -- Changes; Museum exhibits - calendar
    • Changes in the air at the Illinois State Museum; Foreword: with Changes comes a brand new natural history experience; Changes: dynamic Illinois environments; Illinois' rocky past unearthed; Summer-fall 2004 museum exhibitions
    • The Living Museum vol. 74,no. 3 & 4, Spring 2013

    • Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Quiltmakers -- Illinois -- History -- 19th Century -- Exhibitions; American Civil War (1861-1865); Quilts -- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 --...
    • Around the state with Director Bonnie Styles; Civil War quilters: loyal hearts of Illinois
    • The Living Museum vol. 32, no. 04; August, 1970

    • Museum buildings -- Dickson Mounds Museum; Wasps -- Cicada-killer -- Sphecius speciosus; Gardens -- Illinois -- Springfield -- Flower show; Museums -- Trips
    • Dickson Mounds Museum - progress report; End of harvest song; 'The time is now'; Geological science field trips
    • The Living Museum vol. 75, no. 3,4; Spring & Summer, 2014

    • Museum exhibits -- calendar; Annual reports; Biennial reports
    • Inspiring discovery & caring: Illinois State Museum biennial report 2012 & 2013; ISM-Springfield; Research & Collections Center; Dickson Mounds Museum; Southern Illinois Art & Artisans Center; ISM-Chicago Gallery; ISM-Lockport Gallery;...
    • The Living Museum vol. 53, no. 02, 1991

    • Freshwater mussels -- Missouri; Freshwater mussels -- Arkansas; Freshwater mussels -- Oklahoma; Freshwater mussels -- Kansas; Play -- toys -- 19th century; Trees -- growth; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Dragonflies -- Ohio emerald dragonfly; Museum...
    • Ozark mussels: struggling for survival; Children's toys: the nature of play in the nineteenth century; Mystery in the backyard: Case of the surrounding limb; Vulnerable species: Calendar; Ohio emerald dragonfly; Living in the past; FOCI: Nereyda...
    • The Living Museum vol. 63, no. 02; summer, 2001

    • Bird watching -- rare birds -- Cassin's vireo; Indians of North America -- city planning -- Cahokia; Museums - acquisitions -- art; Foy, Francis; Waugh, Samuel B.; Smith, Marshall; Museum exhibits -- calendars
    • Cassin's Vireo makes rare stop in Springfield; The Planners and Engineers of Cahokia
    • The Living Museum vol. 60, no. 02; Summer, Fall, 1998

    • Human remains (Archaeology) -- Repatriation -- Illinois; Lepidoptera -- Illinois; Indians of North America -- Southeastern United States; Indians of North America -- folklore -- insects; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Museum employees -- retirement...
    • Illini Archaeology: cultural heritage and repatriation; Illinois moths and butterflies; The birdman and the insect; Museum calendar; Assistant Museum Directopr Edward A. Munyer retires
    • The Living Museum vol. 34, no. 03; May - June, 1972

    • Indian baskets -- North America; Indians of North America -- Agriculture; Sullivan, Louis; Wright, Frank Lloyd; Architecture -- United States; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Land development; Fossils -- Collection and preservation; Museum exhibits ...
    • American Indian baskets; Plants and the American Indian; Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright, architects; Archaeology during the eleventh hour; Fossil collecting made easy
    • The Living Museum vol. 44, no. 03; Summer, 1982

    • Indians of North America -- Illinois -- Land use; Poisonous plants; Museum publications -- Poison ivy; Museum exhibits -- Japanese miniatures; Art -- Acquisitions; Museums -- Educational aspects -- Discovery rooms; Museum exhibits -- Calendar;...
    • Man against land: how early occupants affected the Illinois environment; Please don't eat the daffodils, or the datura, or the dieffenbachia...; Books: Poison ivy and poison sumac; Japanese miniatures; Museums and their discovery rooms; Art: recent...
    • The Living Museum vol. 62, no. 03, 2000

    • Museums -- research; Natural history -- study and teaching; Museums - acquisitions; Coen, Eleanor; Kahn, Max; Hoff, Margo; Florsheim, Richard; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Landscape history at the Illinois State Museum; Art additions; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 65, no. 02,03; summer, fall, 2003

    • Petroglyphs -- North America; Rock paintings -- Illinois; Indians of North America -- antiquities -- obsidian; Photography, artistic; Lerner, Nathan; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Visions of Other Worlds: the Native American rock art of Illinois; f Nort...It reflects shadows instead of images...ograph prehistoric obsidian in Illinois; Poet of light: the photographic life of Nathan Lerner; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 58, no. 02, 03; Summer/Fall, 1996

    • Museums techniques -- Zoological specimens -- taxidermy; Akeley, Carl; Quiltmakers -- Fallert, Caryl Bryer; Art exhibitions -- American painting -- (Un)earthly delights; Feathers -- Religious aspects -- Feather distribution project; Paleobotany...
    • The taxidermist's historic role in museum exhibits; The textile art of Caryl Bryer Fallert; (un)earthly delights: an exhibit by 5 Illinois artists; 4,000,000 gifts for the gods: the feather distribution project; George Langford, Sr., amateur...
    • Kane Farm & Ranch Directory 1969

    • Kane County (Ill.)--Directories;
    • The Kane Farm & Ranch Directory is an annual directory of the farms and ranches in Kane County, Illinois. Farm and ranch information includes name(s) of farmer, whether or not the farm is owned or rented, and maps indicating where farms and...
    • 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. 52, no. 03

    • Artists -- Moholy-Nagy, Laszlo ; Mammals -- North America -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- Forms of contemporary Illinois (FOCI); Geology -- Rock layers; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museum publications
    • Moholy-Nagy: a new vision for Chicago; Mammals of Illinois: an introduction; Foci: what is it and what's next?; History in the rocks; Calendar; Curator's bookshelf
    • The Living Museum vol. 56, no. 03; Fall, 1994

    • Dinosaurs; Floods -- Illinois; Art exhibit -- photography -- Picture this project; Art Exhibitions -- Connelly, Arch; Museum publications -- excerpts; Museum programs -- Dinomania; Museum exhibits - calendar; Museum publications-- Larson settlement
    • Dinosaurs: old bones and living animals; On exhibit; And the rains came...; Conversation piece; About Archie; Living in the past; Dinomania; Shape of things to come; New museum publication
    • The Living Museum vol. 57, no. 03; Fall, 1995

    • Handicrafts -- Illinois -- Artisans program; Tramp art -- Collections and collectors -- Illinois State Museum; Mammoths -- Russia ; Murals -- Illinois -- Chicago; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Craft: the living art for Illinois artisans; Conversation piece: 'Find the missing man'; Sojourning with Russian mammoths; Healing walls: murals and community; Shape of things to come
    • The Living Museum vol. 36, no. 04; July - Aug., 1974

    • Handicraft -- 27th Illinois Invitational; Bees; Wasps; Museums -- Programs -- Indian Gardening -- Dickson Mounds; Museums -- Systematics; Telephones -- Numbers; Museum techniques -- Sculpture -- Resinated bronze; Museums -- Employees -- Conferences
    • 27th Illinois invitational; Beware the sting; Cold metal casting for hot museum projects; Indian gardening at Dickson Mounds; Staff notes
    • The Living Museum vol. 63, no.0 3;  fall, 2001

    • Art and state -- Illinois -- Federal Art Projects; Computer-aided instruction -- museum applications; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Work - People - Art: Federal Art Projects in Illinois during the Great Depression; New approach to museum exhibition; Museum calendar
    • 1956-02 Watch Word February 1956

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The February 1956 issue of The Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company in Elgin, Illinois.
    • The Living Museum vol. 49, no. 04, 1987

    • Wild plants; Archaeology -- Abraham Lincoln home; Archaeozoology -- deer; Art -- acquisitions -- Pickard china; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Index -- volume 49; Museum employees -- editors; Campbell, G. Dennis; Knox, Amy F
    • Plant some wild things; Abraham Lincoln's neighborhood: an archaeological perspective; Analyzing size trends in Illinois prehistoric deer; Art: recent acquisitions; Calendar; Index -- volume 49; New editorial team for the Living Museum
    • The Living Museum vol. 31, no.  07; November, 1969

    • Museums -- Acquisitions -- Art; Naturalist -- Jacques, Francis Lee; Prairie conservation -- Illinois -- DuPage County; Museums -- Employees -- Conferences; Museums -- Employees -- Madden, Betty
    • Museum Collects; Odyssey of Francis Lee Jacques; Illinois prairie path; Staff members attend conferences; Mrs. Madden honored
    • The Living Museum vol. 48, no. 04; Autumn, 1986

    • Fluorspar - mining -- Illinois; Water pollution -- industry -- Illinois; Museum exhibits -- Liberty; Art exhibitions -- poetry -- paintings; Index -- volume 48; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Fabulous fluorite; Industrial middens: the legacy of Illinois' industrial past; Liberties with Liberty; Illinois prairies: a sense of place; Calendar; Index volume 48
    • The Living Museum vol. 33, no. 05; Sept. - Oct., 1971

    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Illinois -- Henry County -- Bishop Hill; Sumac; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Illinois -- Calhoun County -- Koster site; Art exhibitions -- 24th invitational -- Purchase awards; Museums -- Programs; Museums -- Trips --...
    • Bishop Hill: a utopia on a prairie; Sumac, sumach, sumack, shumac, summaque, shoemake; Koster: a stratified archaic site in the Illinois valley; 24th Illinois Invitational -- purchase awards; Saturday morning adventure programs; Geological science...

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