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    • The Living Museum vol. 23, no. 06; Oct., 1961

    • Acorns; Museums -- Trustees -- Cole, Fay-Cooper -- Obituary; Fossils -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- Wildlife paintings -- Ford Motor Company; Jolliet, Louis
    • Acorns in autumn; Fay-Cooper Cole; Fossils: adventure in time; Art gallery in October; 'Louis Jolliet, Explorer of Rivers'
    • The Living Museum vol. 19, no.  08; Dec., 1957

    • Bird migration -- Illinois; Tree bark; Art exhibitions -- Enamels -- Wentz, Evelyn; Museums -- Publications --Fossils -- Illinois; Hornet's nests; Museums -- Films; Museums -- Employees -- Conferences; Indians of North America -- Cliff dwellers --...
    • Winter visitors; Coat of bark; Art gallery for December; 'Fossils of Illinois'; Staff notes; Cliff dwellers
    • 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. 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. 22, no. 12; April, 1961

    • Swallows; Civil War -- Illinois steamboats -- Cairo; Museums -- Loan programs -- Slides; Trilliums; Art exhibitions -- Schwartz, William S.; Index -- volume 22
    • '…and swallows in the spring'; Cairo and the Red Rover; Trilliums can count; Art gallery in April; Index volume 22
    • The Living Museum vol. 21, no. 11; March 1960

    • Cottonwoods; Rice rats; Birds -- Legal protection; Geology -- Field trips; Morel mushrooms; Botanical nomenclature; Lighting -- 19th century; Education -- The Clearing
    • Cottonwood country; Rice rat; Protection for Illinois birds; Earth science field trips; Morels; Botanical zoo; Early American lighting; 1960 schedule for the Clearing now ready
    • 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. 17, no.  05; Sept., 1955

    • Antlers; Animals tracks; Sandpipers; Red haws -- Crataegus; Indians of North America -- Apparel -- Fish skins; Art exhibitions -- 9th north Mississippi valley artists; Geology -- Field trips
    • Antlers in Autumn; Coon tracks in the gumbo; Sandpipers in September; Red haws; Moccasins from fish skins; Autumn in the museum; Art notes; Earth science field trips - schedule for 1955
    • The Living Museum vol. 34, no. 01; Jan. - Feb., 1972

    • Purple martins -- Wade, J.L.; Art exhibitions -- Prints -- Audubon, John James; Art exhibitions -- Bradshaw, Glenn; Fossils, Plant -- Lacoea; Museums -- Trustees -- Appointment -- Liberta, A.E.; Eagles -- Mississippi River; Museums -- Programs
    • Mosquitoes, purple martins, and art; Three points of view; Lacoea, an unusual plant fossil; Museum Board member appointed; Icy rivers and wintering eagles; Saturday morning adventure programs;
    • The Living Museum vol.  07, no. 11; March, 1946

    • Fossils -- Illinois; Museum exhibits -- Diorama -- Early agriculture; Art exhibitions -- Scandinavian jewelry; Elm seeds; Ducks; Museums - Employees -- Heimlich, A.L., Jr.; Robinson, Orvetta; Museum publications -- Mammals
    • Buried forest; Planting; Art gallery in March; Early fruiting; Ducks across the dawn
    • The Living Museum vol. 17, no. 11, March, 1956

    • Skunk cabbage -- Symplocarpus foetidus; Dutch elm disease; Crook, A. R. -- Museum director; Art exhibitions -- Polish posters; Audubon, John James -- Illinois; Museum publications -- Eifert, Virginia -- Edison award; Geology -- Field trips
    • Sign of spring; Battle of the beetles; Museum builder; March art gallery; Audubon in Illinois; Museum editor wins Edison award; Earth science field trips scheduled for 1956
    • The Living Museum vol. 46, no. 05, 1984

    • Museum employees; Annual reports; Museums -- Annual reports
    • Introduction; Scientific sections; Art section; Exhibits, education, and technical services; Dickson Mounds Museum; Illinois State Museum Society; Staff; Donors; Volunteers; Acquisitions; Museum publications; Staff publications; Technical reports;...
    • The Living Museum vol. 18, no. 11; March 1957

    • Mallards; Spring; Geology -- Field trips; Museums -- Trustees -- Dallman, V.Y.; Art exhibitions -- Sculpture -- Bell, Enid; Weather -- March; Museums -- Publications -- Wildlife guides
    • Mallards in March; Earth science field trips; Switch of spring; Honorable Vincent Y. Dallman; Art gallery in March; March calendar; Museum publications for spring
    • The Living Museum vol. 01, no. 01; May, 1939

    • Hummingbirds; Museum exhibits -- Illinois --Giant beaver skull; Museums - Acquisitions -- Condell, Helen -- Chinese wall hanging; Museums -- Guides; Museum exhibits -- Fossils -- Langford, George
    • "When the first red flowers bloom…'; 'Read about a new discovery…'; "Splendid Chinese wall-hanging…'; Freed guide service; 'Plants that once grew in the coal forests'
    • 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. 39, no. 03; May - June, 1977

    • Museums -- History -- Illinois State Museum; Museums -- History -- logos; Museums -- Employees -- Memorial -- Eifert, Virginia; Museums -- Employees -- Klippel, Walter; Museum exhibits -- Centennial exhibit; Museums -- Travel -- Southern Illinois;
    • Museum on the move; Centennial logo and slogan; Memorial to Virginia S. Eifert; Dr. Klippel moves to Tennessee; Special Museum Centennial Exhibit; Natural history tour to Horseshoe Lake
    • The Living Museum vol. 25, no.  05; Sept., 1963

    • Kennicott's owl; Low tickseed; Art exhibitions -- 16th North Mississippi Valley artists; Geology -- Field trips; Argiope; Museums - Visitors; Trees -- North America
    • Kennicott's owl; Time of yellow flowers; Art gallery in September; Argiope, the garden spider; Of things to come; Trees
    • 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. 47, no. 04; Fall, 1985

    • Ivory -- Clovis people -- New Mexico; Honey ants -- Australia; Astronomy -- Halley's comet; Museums -- Publications -- King, Frances B.; Art exhibitions -- 37th Illinois invitational; Index -- volume 47; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museum...
    • Clovis ivory artifact; Honey ants, aborigines, and the Australian outback; Halley's Comet 1985 - 1986; Art: recent acquisitions; Index volume 47; Illinois State museum: Springfield; New Publication: plants, people, and Paleoecology; New editor for...
    • 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...
    • The Living Museum vol. 36, no. 03; May - June, 1974

    • Micropaleontology -- Fossils, Plant; Dye plants; Trees; Museum exhibits -- Archaeology -- Loan kits; Prairie -- Grove -- Kennicott, John A.; Museums -- Employees; Museum exhibits -- Paintings -- Healy, George Peter Alexander
    • Mini-microfossil: spores of the coal age; Thar's color in them thar plants!; The Grove -- our prairie Walden?; Staff notes
    • 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. 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. 26, no.  09; Jan., 1965

    • Winter -- Essay; Mushrooms -- Velvet stem -- Collybia velutipes; Museum exhibits -- Fossils; Museum exhibits -- Firearms -- North America; Art exhibitions -- Illinois artists; Museums -- Trustees -- Dallman, V.Y. -- Obituary
    • Winter magic; Winter mushrooms; For the collector; Arms of our American ancestors; Art gallery; V.Y. Dallman dies
    • The Living Museum vol. 21, no.  05; Sept., 1959

    • Mushrooms; Water snail -- Lymnaea; Beaked hazelnut; Prairie grove; Wild grapes; Geology -- field trips; Art exhibitions -- Closed
    • Time for mushrooms; Lymnaea, a water snail; Beaked hazelnut; Prairie grove; Wild grapes hang high; Earth science field trips; Art gallery in September
    • 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. 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. 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. 21, no. 10; Feb., 1960

    • Gulls; White-footed mouse; Art exhibitions -- Leighton, Clare -- Wood engravings; Museums -- Employees -- Wittry, Warren; Museums -- Publications -- Flora; Museums -- Educational aspects -- Programs
    • Gulls; White-footed mouse; Art gallery in February; Staff notes; Publication exhibit; Flora of southern Illinois; Saturday morning adventure program
    • History of Kane County, IL, Volume I

    • Kane County (Ill.)--Biography; Kane County (Ill.)--History
    • '"Illustrated with portraits and views." Running title: Kane County History, Includes bibliographical references and indexes. Published by The Pioneer Pub. Co: Chicago, IL. Highlights communities and history of numerous villages, cities and...
    • Fossil Plants, calamites, lepidodendron, tree ferns, cordaites.

    • Verify this description from Annual Report: In Hall 35 a series of bromide enlargements illustrating restorations of ancient animals has been framed and placed in the cases. An ideal Carboniferous landscape painted in oil was made by the Museum...
    • Fossil Plants, calamites, lepidodendron, tree ferns, cordaites. The ideal Carboniferous landscape oil painting, artist unknown. HALL 35. Botany or Geology Specimen #22269. Background shows a newspaper of the era, exact date unknown. Landscape...
    • Invertebrate fossils.

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    • Invertebrate fossils. Styles and sizes of tablets used for mounting. Specimens were glued to black paper with the descriptions typeset in white. Paelontology: invertebrate display. Field Columbian Museum. Labels and specimen numbers visible.
    • 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

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