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    • The Living Museum vol. 72, no. 04; Winter, 2010

    • Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Mary Ann MacLean Play Museum; Museum collections -- Anthropology; Black-necked Stilt -- Illinois -- Breeding ranges; Himantopus mexicanus -- Illinois -- Breeding ranges
    • In small things remembered: objects from the Illinois State Museum anthropological collections; The Flood Bird: range expansion in the Black-necked Stilt; Around the State with Director Bonnie Styles
    • 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. 56, no. 01; Spring, 1994

    • Palynology -- pollen, fossil; Museum techniques -- exhibit artists; ; Indians of North America -- dogs; Museum exhibits -- U.S. in World War II -- activity; Museum publications -- excerpts; Museum exhibits -- People at war -- dolls; Museum exhibits...
    • Viewing an ancient world from a frozen lake; M.K. Hoffman: museum preparator extraordinaire; Ancient companions
    • 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. 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. 55, no. 01; Spring, 1993

    • Armadillos; Fish decoys; Decoy fishing -- history; French -- Illinois -- Peoria -- History; Museum publications -- excerpts; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Moths -- identification; Butterflies -- identification; Museum exhibits -- Pueblo pottery
    • Armadillos: invasion or return?; Ancient art of decoy fishing; French Peoria; Living in the past; Calendar; Pueblo pottery of the American southwest
    • The Living Museum vol.  02, no.  01; May, 1940

    • Art exhibitions -- North Mississippi Valley Artists; Birds; Orchids -- Illinois; Museum exhibits -- Antiquities -- Clay; Museum exhibits -- Sharks; Museum buildings
    • Show of North Mississippi Valley Artists; Parade of the birds; Illinois orchids; Mysterious little clay heads; Adventures down the woodland path, no. 1; When ancient sharks raided Illinois seas; New modern youth museum to open soon
    • 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
    • The Living Museum vol.  09, no.  01; May, 1947

    • Flowers -- Spring; Bird nests -- Field sparrow; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Barnes, Richard Magoon; Spring; Marchantia liverwort; May; Museum visitors
    • When flowered the youthful spring; Hidden nest; New gift for the museum; Springtime in Illinois; Living rock; Queen of the May; Use your museum
    • 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. 46, no. 01; Winter, 1983-84

    • Archaeology -- Rench Site; Archaeology -- East Africa; Art -- Acquisitions; Photography -- Allen, Harold; Museums -- Travel; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museum exhibits -- Peoples of the past
    • Saving the past: highway salvage archaeology at the Rench site; East Africa: Land of Zinj and Kilimanjaro; Art: recent acquisitions; Art in architecture: photography by Harold Allen; Grand Safari; Calendar; New exhibit hall opens soon
    • The Living Museum vol. 21, no.  02; June, 1959

    • Museum buildings; Art exhibitions -- Watercolors -- Cleveland Museum of Art; Birds -- Illinois; Catalpa; Plants -- Common names
    • Space, time, and the museum; June art gallery; Birds of the Illinois roadside; 'Head with wings' - Catalpa; Pinkletinks and puckerbrush
    • 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. 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. 15, no.  02; June, 1953

    • Architecture -- Agricultural -- Illinois -- History; Museums -- Illinois State Museum Society; Bird nests -- Black tern; Hubbard, Gurden S. -- Trading posts; Elephants; Museums -- Meetings
    • Architecture of the prairie; Museum foundation grows; Nesting of the black tern; Hubbard's trace; Elephants; Museum notes
    • The Living Museum vol. 28, no.  02; June, 1966

    • Cretaceous Period -- Ferns -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- Children's art; Museum exhibits -- Indians of North America -- Technology; Museums -- Publications -- Reptiles; Lizards; Sassafras
    • Trees that used to be; Illinois youth create; Indian and his arts; Lizard tails; Tea in the woods
    • 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. 35, no. 02; March - April, 1973

    • Palynology -- Pollen -- Morphology; Birds -- Eggs; Handicrafts -- Exhibit -- Craftsmen of Illinois '73; Museums -- Employees; Honeybees; Museums -- Programs -- Archaeology; Museum buildings -- Quaternary studies; Museums -- Programs -- Field...
    • Palynology: the study of pollen grains; 'Order in variety we see'; Craftsmen of Illinois; exposed honeybee colonies; Archaeology workshop; Museum opens quaternary studies center; Cahokia Field course; Geological science field trips; SIU seeks help
    • The Living Museum vol. 24, no.  03; July, 1962

    • Birds -- North America -- Lewis and Clark Expedition; Archaeology -- Use of astronomy; Museums -- Employees -- Flynn, Alice -- Obituary; Waves; Museum buildings -- Old museum; Museums -- Employees -- Wittry, Warren L.
    • New birds for Mr. Jefferson; Stars, Clay, and men; Mrs. Alice A. Flynn; Wave; Last chance; Warren L. Wittry becomes assistant director at Cranbrook
    • 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. 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...
    • The Living Museum vol. 68, no. 02,03; Summer, Fall 2006

    • Black, Jerome Longknife; Blackfeet Tribe; Native Americans -- Ethnography; Indians of North America -- Montana -- Ethnography; Global Climate Change -- Illinois; Climatic Changes -- Illinois; Global Warming -- Illinois; Northern Cardinal --...
    • Curious legacy of Jerome Longknife-Black (1940-2004); Global climate change and Illinois; Illinois sightings of bilateral gynandromorphism in birds; Lincoln's grand old mammoth; Museum calendar
    • 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
    • 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. 40, no. 02; March - April, 1978

    • Forest plants; Forest animals; Museums -- Publications; Art exhibitions -- Calendar; Indians of North America -- Eskimo; Museums -- Employees -- Hoffman, Marion; Madden, Betty I.; Hunter, Joan; Editor -- Message
    • Walk in an April wood; Two new publications; Art gallery calendar; Survival: life and art of the Alaskan Eskimo; Staff retirements; Few last words from the editor
    • The Living Museum vol.  03, no.  04; August, 1941

    • Museum exhibits -- Dioramas -- Illinois -- Habitats; Parker, A.H.; Marchand, Henri; Caterpillars --Saddle-back; Shooting stars; Museum exhibits -- Location; Jo Daviess County -- Illinois; Pigeons -- Illinois -- Habitat; Excavation (Archaeology) --...
    • Taken from life; Speaking of insects; Of shooting stars; Museum presents; North-west corner; State house pigeons; Mound excavation
    • The Living Museum vol.  02, no.  04; August, 1940

    • Museum exhibits -- Diorama -- Chinese printing shop; State fairs -- Illinois; New Salem State Park -- Illinois; Springfield -- Illinois; Museum exhibits -- African figure -- Bigelow, Harry A.; Woodland path; Tobacco -- ceremonial use; Museum...
    • Welcome to the Illinois State Fair; Trails at New Salem; This is Springfield; Africa arrives; Along the woodland path, no. 4; Sacred smoke; Gifts and Loans -- Jan. to July 1940
    • 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. 21, no.  04; August, 1959

    • Art exhibitions -- 13th annual north Mississippi valley artists; Bird nests -- Grebes; Night; Museum buildings -- New museum; Archaeology -- Illinois -- Museums
    • Adventures in art; Grebe's nest; World of darkness; Illinois to construct museum; Illinois archaeology and the museum
    • 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. 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. 33, no. 03; May - June, 1971

    • Flowering plants -- Commelina -- Daylilies; Art exhibitions -- Handicrafts -- Craftsmen of Illinois, 1971; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Missouri -- Ozarks -- Pomme de Terre; Museum exhibits -- Dickson Mounds; Shakespeare Gardens -- Illinois;...
    • Commelina; Ozark Pleistocene springs; Cemetery at Dickson Mounds reopened; Shakespeare Garden; Seminar on early Illinois folk life(1800-1860); Mighty big tree; Announcements
    • 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. 11, no. 04; August, 1949

    • Passion flowers; Spider webs; Art exhibitions -- Yuan, Chang -- Chu, Herbert; Mississippi palisades; Museums -- Employees -- Hodge, Charles; Venus; Prairie -- Illinois
    • Passionflower; Time for spider webs; Art gallery in August; Additions to the Illinois State Museum staff; Mississippi palisades; There came a star; Wet prairie
    • 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. 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. 54, no. 02, 1992

    • Indians of North America -- pottery; Paleobotany -- Patagonia; Museum publications -- excerpts; Museums -- research -- curators; Museum exhibits -- At Home in the Heartland; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Crinoidea, fossil; Archaeology --...
    • Native North American pottery: the Illinois State Museum collection; Travels in Patagonia: Adventures in Paleobotany; On the edge: museum scientists in action; What is 'At home in the heartland?'; Calendar; Page for Discovery: Crinoids; Illinois...
    • The Living Museum vol. 24, no.  04; August, 1962

    • Beaches -- Lake Michigan; Queen Anne's lace; Natural science -- Common names; Skunks; Astronomy -- August sky; Museums -- Employees -- Leary, Richard L.
    • Sand beach; Name for naming; Memphitis, the skunk; Sky in August, 1962; New curator of geology for the museum
    • The Living Museum vol. 37, no. 03; May - June, 1975

    • Flowering plants -- Marsh marigolds --Illinois; Art exhibitions -- Ginzel, Roland; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Steinhauer. E.F.; Prehistoric peoples -- Illinois -- Capital Airport site; Art exhibitions -- Children; Museums -- Publications -- Awards...
    • Golden flowers of the marshlands; Paintings by Roland Ginzel; Steinhauer bird collection; Archaic Indians occupied backyard of Capital Airport; Art K-12; Museum curator's book wins recognition; Betty Madden honored; Richard Leary honored by Science...
    • The Living Museum vol. 26, no.  04; Aug., 1964

    • Art exhibitions -- Purchase award -- Addison, Robert W.; Art exhibitions -- North Mississippi Artists exhibition; Nature paths -- Prairies; Interior least tern; Lesquereux, Leo -- Botanist; Nature -- August
    • North Mississippi valley artists; Prairie roadside; Interior least tern; Leo Lesquereux; Almanac for August

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