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    • 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. 53, no. 01, 1991

    • Indians of North America -- Illinois -- Archaic; Woven matting; Shell beads; Art exhibitions -- Abercrombie, Gertrude ; Museums -- educational aspects -- Brown bag lectures; Museums -- educational aspects -- Nagy, Moholy L.; Museum exhibits --...
    • Modoc matting and beads: cultural complexity in the early archaic period; Gertrude Abercrombie Revisited; Food for Thought: Lunchtime at the Museum's Research and Collections center; 26in motion; Calendar; Curator's bookshelf
    • The Living Museum vol.  05, no.  02; June, 1943

    • Indians of North America -- Illinois -- Piasa; Indians of North America -- Baskets; Indians of North America -- Use of trees; Indians of North America -- Baskets; Indians of North America -- Pottery; Indians of North America -- Publications --...
    • Indians in Illinois; Legend of the Piasa; Indian trees; Tale of Indian baskets; Stories in ancient pottery; 'Indian villages of the Illinois country'; Indian exhibits in the museum
    • 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. 51, no. 02, 1989

    • Museums -- traveling exhibits -- Harvesting the River -- boats; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; museums -- preparators; Mammoths; Mastodons; Museums -- tours -- Africa; Museums -- tour -- Harvesting the river
    • Voice from the river: part 2. Life afloat; "Mastodon Factory" at the museum; Calendar; Page for discovery: Mammoth or Mastodon: What is the difference?; Wildlife and conservation tour of Africa
    • The Living Museum vol. 26, no.  03; July, 1964

    • Kingfishers; Audubon, John James; Pitcher plant; Dragonflies; Damselflies; Art exhibitions -- North Mississippi Artists; Museum visitors; Museum exhibits -- Habitats
    • Audubon's kingfishers; Sarracenia, the pitcher plant; Damsels and dragons; Summer art gallery; Big days; Summer museum
    • 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
    • Fox River

    • Rivers--Illinois--Saint Charles; Fox River Wis. and Ill.; Saint Charles (Ill.)--History
    • Photocopies of articles compiled by St. Charles Library staff on a variety of topics between 1979 and 2000.
    • The Living Museum vol. 41, no. 03; Summer, 1979

    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Twenhafel site -- Missouri; Indians of North America -- Gardening; Art exhibitions -- Handicrafts -- Illinois; Archaeology -- Rituals; Indians of North America -- Sun dance; Art -- Acquisitions; Museum exhibits --...
    • Twenhafel: prehistoric community on the Mississippi; Recreating an Indian garden; Illinois Crafts '79; Sun dance: an archaeological look at a modern site; Art: recent acquisitions; Calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 28, no.  05; Sept., 1966

    • Art exhibitions -- 19th north Mississippi valley artists; Art exhibitions -- Watercolors; Tiger beetles; Museum research -- Iran; Aquatic plants -- Illinois
    • Art in the summer gallery; Coming in October; Of tigers and tiger beetles; Museum expedition to Iran; Aquatic plants of Illinois
    • The Living Museum vol.  06, no.  05; Sept., 1944

    • Indians of North America -- Technology -- Baskets; Milkweeds; Ferns -- Illinois; Insect poisons; Art exhibitions -- Military paintings -- Beaumont, Arthur; Maps -- Illinois -- History
    • Story of baskets; Milkweed silks upon the wind; Ferns in the Illinois woods; War on garden pests; Army and Navy paintings on display; Map-makers of the rivers
    • The Living Museum vol. 25, no.  06; Oct., 1963

    • Nature -- Essay; Assassin bug; Persimmons; Museum exhibits -- Clocks; Museums -- Publications -- Eifert, Virginia; Museums -- Employees -- Meetings
    • One day in October; Kiss of a six-legged assassin; 'Possum plums'; World of time; Two new Eifert books due this fall; Staff notes
    • 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. 45, no. 04; Fall, 1983

    • Waterfowl hunting -- History -- Illinois River; Ceramics -- Japanese enamel; Art -- Acquisitions; fossils -- Coal Age -- Illinois; Lepidoptera -- Painted lady; Museums exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Travel -- Chicago -- Chinese exhibit
    • Ducks!; Oriental ceramics; Exploring tropical islands in western Illinois; Painted lady butterfly migration: many questions remain unanswered; Calendar; Treasures from the Shanghai museum
    • The Living Museum vol. 59, no. 04; Winter, 1997-98

    • Wildlife refuge -- Illinois -- Emiquon; Birds -- Illinois --Eurasian collared doves; Art exhibitions -- landscape painting -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- poetry -- Illinois; Canoes and canoeing -- history -- LaMoine River; Museum exhibits --...
    • Emiquon: a place in nature, a place in time; A new dove colonizing Illinois; An Illinois portfolio: county farm road; Floating the LaMoine to the past; Abraham Lincoln and the Illinois & Michigan canal; Shape of things to come
    • 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. 53, no. 04, 1991

    • Artists -- Norton, John Warner; Caves -- Missouri -- Heinze cave; Names, Geographical -- Illinois; Museum publications -- excerpts; Index -- volume 53; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Museum publications
    • John Warner Norton: a Lockport legacy; Heinze cave: a window on Ice Age environments; Naming Illinois prairies and groves; Living in the past; Incex volume 53; Calendar; Curator's bookshelf
    • The Living Museum vol. 28, no.  08; Dec. 1966

    • Christmas decorations; Museums -- Educational aspects; Woodcarving -- Bartels, William; 19th century furniture -- Illinois; Museums -- Publications -- Eifert, Virginia -- Of Men and Rivers; Austrian pines -- Illinois; Bird migration -- Hazards
    • Christmas in the Museum; Furniture fit for a queen; Of men and rivers; Pines of Illinois Beach State Park; Modern-day hazard to bird migration
    • The Living Museum vol. 12, no.  09; Jan. 1951

    • Logging; Mullein -- Verbascum thapsis; Artistic styles; Silurian sea -- Exhibit; ; Ice storm; Braille -- Museums -- Publication
    • Timber!; Live greens in January; Art in this changing world; Illinois three hundred sixty million years ago; Louis Braille and the Living Museum; Ice storm
    • The Living Museum vol. 27, no. 10; Feb., 1966

    • Maple syrup; Toad bugs -- Gelastocoris oculatus; Art exhibitions -- Jewish art and symbolism; Museums -- Educational aspects -- Programs; Nature walks; Education -- Clearing
    • Indian molasses; Toad bugs; Beauty in holiness; Saturday morning adventure programs; Walk into town; Clearing, 1966
    • The Living Museum vol.  06, no. 10; Feb., 1945

    • Squid; Museums -- Film programs; Trees -- Illinois -- 19th century; Museums -- Educational aspects -- School loans; Forest conservation -- Illinois; War and weather; Art exhibitions -- Wood sculpture -- Goethe, Joseph; Art exhibitions -- Oil...
    • Loligo, the squid; 'High country'; Trees that Lincoln knew; Museum services to schools; Future of the forest; Weather fights the war; Art gallery in February
    • The Living Museum vol. 11, no. 11; March, 1950

    • Towboats; Magnolias; Museum exhibits -- Coins Central states numismatic society; Bird nests -- Osprey; Art exhibitions -- Watercolors -- Bradish, Ethelwyn
    • Towboats passing; Magnolias; Man and money -- an exhibit in the museum; Osprey nest; Art gallery in March
    • Plan of Elgin

    • City planning; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Businesspeople -- Illinois -- Elgin; Business districts; Transportation
    • Plan of Elgin prepared for Elgin Commercial Club by E.H. Bennett, Consulting Architect. Printed by David C. Cook Publishing Company. Charles H. Hulburd provided the funds necessary to make the Elgin City Plan a possibility. "The purpose of the...
    • 1950-04 Watch Word April 1950

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The April 1950 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • 1947-06 Watch Word June 1947

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • June 1947 issue of The Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company in Elgin, Illinois.
    • 1947-12 Watch Word December 1947

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The December 1947 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company
    • Acme Steel - Whaleback Ship

    • SCH Waterways, Calumet River; SCH Transportation; SCH Industry, Acme/Interlake; SCH East Side
    • Early whaleback lake boat unloading at Federal Furnace, predecessor company to Acme/Interlake Steel. Boats tied up along the Calumet River to unload cargo at Federal Furnace. Blast furnace and stoves are visible in the background. Location at...
    • Bridges - 106th Street Swing Bridge

    • SCH Bridges; SCH Waterways, Lake Calumet
    • An early version of the 106th Street swing bridge across the Calumet River, looking northeast, c1912. Note the electric trolley crossing the bridge and, far in the distance, Gallistel School. At right is the Keystone grain elevator. The bridge...
    • Bridges - 92nd Street

    • SCH Waterways, Calumet River; SCH Transportation; SCH Streets; SCH South Chicago; SCH East Side
    • c1912. Old 92nd street swing bridge over Calumet River connected communities of South Chicago and East Side. View looks west across river toward earliest section of South Chicago near Harbor Avenue. The scene also reflects the river traffic...

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