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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...
    • 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. 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. 16, no.  01; May, 1954

    • Herons; Daisies -- Chrysanthemum leucanthemum; Art exhibitions -- Ohio watercolor society; Museums -- Employees -- MMC meeting; Piltdown forgery; Museums -- Employees -- List; Errata
    • Young herons; White daisies; Ohio Watercolor Society show; Staff notes; Piltdown - a faked fossil; Illinois State museum Staff; Correction
    • Playmakers

    • Theaters--Illinois--Saint Charles
    • Playmakers, Inc was a theater company that operated in St. Charles, Illinois for 35 years. The company closed in 1986. The Arcada Theater and the Norris Center were the sight for many of the plays put on by the Playmakers. This collection of...
    • 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. 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. 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. 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. 47, no. 01; Winter, 1985

    • Art exhibitions -- Thecla, Julia ; Art -- Acquisitions; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Napoleon Hollow site; Indians of North America -- Archaic; Museum employees -- Evans, Robert; Museum publications; Museums -- Travel --Aztalan; Museum exhibits --...
    • Julia Thecla: painter of magic worlds and private visions; Archaic period occupations at the Napoleon Hollow site; Evans accepts directorship of Tarble Arts Center; New publications; Archaeology study tour of Aztalan, Effigy Mounds, and the...
    • The Living Museum vol. 43, no. 01; 1981

    • Kington, Brent ; Art metal-work; Rare birds -- Alert line; Fossils, Plant; Art -- Acquisitions -- White, Bruce; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Index -- volume 42
    • Brent Kington: sculptor jeweler metalsmith; (217)785-1083: "Hello, this is the Illinois State Museum rare bird alert; "Plant fossils: impressions of the past; Art: recent acquisition; Subject index volume 42;
    • The Living Museum vol. 44, no. 01; Winter, 1981-82

    • Petroglyphs -- Nicaragua; Anthropology -- Nicaragua; Art -- Acquisitions; Ethnobotany -- Europe - Pre-Columbian era; Art exhibitions -- Folk art -- Illinois; Osteology; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Travel -- Eastern U.S.
    • Rock carvings from the "Isle of the Dead"; Art: recent acquisitions; Roast bream and darioles: food and dietary habits before Columbus' time; Folk art of Illinois; Bones: permanent record of the past; Calendar; Eastern sampler tour
    • 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. 42, no. 02,03; 1980

    • Art exhibitions -- 32nd Illinois invitational; Caves; Indians of North America -- Dickson Mounds; Ethnobotany -- Gourds; Art -- Acquisitions -- Tinsley, Barry; Koch, Albert -- St. Louis Museum; Museums -- Travel -- Natural history museum, Chicago;...
    • 32nd international; Inner spaces; Gourds; Art: recent acquisitions; Objects of curiosity: Albert Koch's 1840 St. Louis Museum; Great bronze age of China; Kimmswick , AlbeBone beds Louis: a historical perspective; Fans: fact and fancy; Calendar;
    • The Living Museum vol. 41, no. 02; Spring, 1979

    • Museums -- Worthen, Amos Henry; Art -- Acquisitions; Museums -- Buildings; Archaeology -- East Africa; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Landscape history-- Illinois; Indians of North America -- Baskets -- Condell, Thomas; Museum publications --...
    • Amos Henry Worthen: a brief history; From zoisite to Zinjanthropus, part one; Calendar; Art: recent acquisitions; New art galleries open; Illinois landscape: now and then; Condell basket collection; Field study tours
    • The Living Museum vol. 44, no. 02; Spring, 1982

    • Archaeology -- Dickson Mounds; Depression glass; Art -- Acquisitions; Art exhibitions -- Illinois -- Photographers; Museums -- Travel -- St. Francois mountains; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Kimmswick Site; Indians of North America -- Clovis people;...
    • Dickson Mounds: rich site for archaeologists; Story behind depression era glass; Art: recent acquisitions; Illinois photographers '82; Active volcanoes in Missouri?; Clovis peoples in the Midwest: importance of the Kimmswick site; Books: Exploring...
    • The Living Museum vol. 52, no. 02, 1990

    • Indians of North America -- religions -- Pueblo Indians; Feathers -- use in religion; Art exhibitions -- Illinois -- Locations of desire; Bramson, Phyllis; Itatani, Michiko; Klement, Vera; Museum exhibits -- calendar; artists; Loving, Richard;...
    • Feather distribution project: an example of applied archaeology; Locations of desire: new work by Phyllis Bramson, Michiko, Itatani, and Vera Klement; Richard Loving: the mark of the bird house
    • The Living Museum vol. 23, no.  04; Aug., 1961

    • Inky-cap mushrooms; Mink; Crayfish; Predation; Art exhibitions -- Pottery; River mud; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Illinois; Dawn -- Essay
    • Ink-makers; Mink and the crayfish; art gallery in August; Mud shore; Exploration in Illinois; 'Infinite expectation of the dawn'
    • 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. 55, no. 02, 1993

    • Cultural exchange -- Russia; Cultural exchange -- United States; Museums -- educational aspects -- teacher training -- science; Art exhibitions -- Hammons, David; Handicrafts -- Illinois; Museum publications -- excerpts; Museum exhibits --...
    • From the grand prairie to the mighty Neva; Teaching teachers about science; David Hammons : hometown; Crafting currents; Living in the past; Calendar; FOCI: Philip hanson
    • Current use

    • Commercial buildings; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Grocery trade
    • This collection presents a historical and pictorial record of neighborhood grocers buildings that remain standing in Elgin, Illinois in 2007. Most of these structures are currently being used as residences or small businesses. Some of the original...
    • 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. 35, no. 03; May - June, 1973

    • Indians of North America -- Navajo blankets; Art exhibitions -- Metal sculpture -- Burlini, Joseph; Museums -- Publications -- Archaeology; Bluegill; Museum exhibits -- Mastodon; Museums -- Employees; Museums -- Publications -- Living Museum --...
    • 19th century Navajo blankets; Circus wagons by Burlini; New publications; Nesting bluegill; Museum's new mastodon; Staff notes; May-June issue smaller; July-August special issue; 26th Illinois invitational; Archaeological sites of Illinois in...
    • 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. 15, no.  04; August, 1953

    • Swans; Proboscidea louisianica; Art exhibits; Lined snakes -- Illinois; Museums -- Employees -- Boyden, Estelle; Museums -- Employees -- Schoenborn, Betty; Museums -- Employees -- Parmalee, Paul; Water lilies
    • In water black as style swims the wild swan'; Unicorn plant; Art gallery in August; Lined snake in Illinois; Staff changes; World of the water lilies
    • 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. 40, no. 03; May - June, 1978

    • Corn -- History -- Midwestern America; Museums -- Employees; Fluorspar -- Mines -- Southern Illinois; Art exhibitions -- Photography -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- 30th Illinois invitational; Museums -- Travel -- Horseshoe Lake
    • 2000 years of corn in the 'corn belt'; Staff changes; Illinois photographers '78; Fluorite, renegades, and the 'tower of Babel'; 30th Illinois invitational;; Natural history tour to Horseshoe Lake
    • The Living Museum vol. 38, no. 03; May-June, 1976

    • Flowers -- Borage family; Birthstones -- May -- June; Art exhibitions -- Mahmoud, Ben; Publications -- Archaeology -- McMillan, R. Bruce; Museums -- Employees -- Diegl, Paul; Museums -- Employees -- Bohlen, H. David; Museums -- Employees -- Leary,...
    • Forget-me-nots and Virginia blue bells; Birthstones of May and June; Ben Mahmoud Exhibit; Technical assistants promoted; Adjunct appointments announced; Richard L. Leary elected President
    • 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. 47, no. 03; Summer, 1985

    • Museums -- Collections -- Northern Illinois Museum of Natural history; Carpenter, Charles; Museum exhibits -- Honey ants; Museums -- Buildings -- Illinois Art Gallery; Museum exhibits -- Calendar
    • Northern Illinois museum of natural history; Honey of an ant; State of Illinois art gallery opens in Chicago; Exhibition schedule
    • The Living Museum vol.  04, no.  05; September, 1942

    • Museum exhibits -- Africa; Autumn; Kentucky coffee tree; Museums -- Trustees -- Woodward, Charles E.; Exhibitions -- Dioramas; Birds -- Pacific; Museums -- Employees -- McGregor, John C.
    • Land below Gibraltar; Early autumn; Kentucky coffee tree; Back of the museum board; History and the dioramas; Birds of the Pacific war zone; Acting museum chief installed
    • 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
    • The Living Museum vol. 48, no. 03; Summer, 1986

    • Archaeobotany -- Indian gardening; Museum exhibits -- Sculpture -- 38th Illinois invitational; Archaeology -- Indians of North America -- Spider gorget; Museum shops; Museum employees -- Memoriam -- Rosentreter, Richard C.; Museum publications --...
    • Creating an Indian garden; Thirty-eighth Illinois invitational: sculpture; New Eddyville gorget from the Illinois river valley; Illinois State Museum gift shops; Volcanoes: Illinois' forgotten geologic legacy; In memory; New geology book to be...
    • The Living Museum vol. 33, no. 04; July - Aug., 1971

    • Mushrooms -- Clitocybe illudens; Gardens -- Illinois -- Cook County; Art -- exhibitions -- 24th Illinois Invitational; Museum exhibits -- History -- Student; Brown recluse spiders; Museums -- Cooperative projects -- Cahokia; Museums -- Programs --...
    • Jack-o-lantern mushroom; Gardens for discovery; 24th Illinois invitational; Brown recluse spider; Museum cooperates with conservation department in Cahokia Mounds; Museum entomologist presents paper; Museum geologist to attend international...
    • The Living Museum vol. 62, no. 04; winter, 2000-1

    • Museums -- buildings -- Norton Building; Museums -- calendar -- Lockport Gallery; Indians of North America -- folklore -- birds; Indians -- culture -- birds; Index -- volume 62; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • A short trip down the canal...ISM Lockport facility finds new home in historic Norton Building; Upcoming Lockport exhibitions; Birds, culture, and American Indian artifacts. Part 1; Volume 62 index; Illinois State museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 58, no. 04; Winter, 1997

    • Wetlands -- Study and teaching (Middle school) -- Illinois State Museum; Story-telling -- Keding, Dan; Voodooism -- Illinois; Earthquakes -- Illinois; Index -- volume 58; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Museum employees -- Roos, Marlin -- retirement
    • An interdisciplinary study of Illinois wetlands; Vodun in Illinois; In search of ancient earthquakes; Volume 58 index; Shape of things to come; Outstanding in his field
    • The Living Museum vol. 44, no. 04; Fall, 1982

    • Lead mines and mining -- Illinois; Frontier and pioneer life -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- Photographs -- Joliet prisons; Climate change -- Illinois; Museum publications -- King, James -- Fossils; Art -- Acquisitions; Museum exhibits -- Calendar;...
    • Mother lode along the Mississippi; Man against the land, pt. II; Joliet Prison Photographs (1890-1930); Weathering change; Books: Fossils by James E. King; Art: recent acquisitions; Index -- volume 44; Calendar; Eagles along the Mississippi
    • The Living Museum vol. 43, no. 04; Fall, 1981

    • Prairies -- Illinois; Posters -- World War II -- ISM collection; Fossils -- Illinois -- Scorpion; Art -- Acquisitions; Museums -- Employees -- Munyer, Edward; Index -- volume 43; Museum exhibits -- Calendar
    • Prairies of Illinois; America calls: World War I posters; Western Illinois denizens of long ago; Art: recent acquisitions; Staff notes; Index -- volume 43; Calendar
    • 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. 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

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