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    • 1923-09 Watch Word September 1923

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The September 1923 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • 1923-12 Watch Word December 1923

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The December 1923 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • 1930-06 Watch Word June 1930

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The June 1930 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • The Living Museum vol. 45, no. 01; Winter, 1983

    • Archaeology -- Modoc Rock; Abercrombie, Gertrude; Ethnology -- Indians of North America -- Dolls; Fossils -- Psaronius; Museums -- Travel -- East Africa; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Travel -- Chicago -- Dutch painting
    • Modoc rock shelter: new stories from an old site; Magic of Gertrude Abercrombie; Native American tools; Psaronius, tree fern of the coal age; East African geologic and wildlife safari; Calendar; Sampler tour: Art Institute of Chicago's Dutch...
    • 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 24, no.  02; June, 1962

    • Stones -- Lake Michigan; Dallman, V.Y.; Forests -- Layers; Elderberry; Cercopids; Nature and Thoreau, Henry forest layers; Museums -- Trustees -- Kerner, Otto
    • In the longest time of all; V.Y. Dallman again with the Museum; Light in the forest; Elderberry blossoms; Blower of bubbles; Walking with Thoreau; Governor Kerner guest at board meeting luncheon
    • 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.  02; June, 1960

    • Plant habitat -- Cliffs; Art exhibitions -- Medieval glass; Sunfish; Cattail flowers; Water lilies; Oaks; Museums -- Meetings; Museums -- Trustees -- Stratton, William G.
    • Cliff dwellers; Art gallery notes; Sunfish nest; Cattail flowers; Water lily world; Significance of oaks; Professional meetings; Governor Stratton meets with museum board
    • The Living Museum vol. 16, no. 02; June, 1954

    • Raccoons; Blackberry lily -- Belamcanda chinensis; Butterflies -- Collectors and collecting; Excavation (Archaeology) -- Carbon 14 -- Randolph County; Museums -- Trustees -- New members; Robertson, Percival; Tax, Sol; Coleman, Everett; Museums --...
    • Raccoon in the museum; Blackberry lily; In pursuit of butterflies; Carbon 14 and an ancient rock shelter; Museum board of advisors; Staff notes
    • The Living Museum vol. 54, no. 01, 1992

    • Indians of North America -- pottery; Museums -- research -- DNA; Museums -- development -- Illinois State Museum Society; Art exhibitions -- calendar; Mr. Imagination; Nettles, Bea; Geichman, Judith; Altman, Edith; Museum publications --...
    • Pre-Columbian pottery: form, function , and symbol; Discovering a Final Frontier; Partners for the Future; Upcoming art exhibitions; Living in the past; Calendar; Thinking Modern
    • The Living Museum vol. 18, no.  02; June, 1956

    • Sumac -- Rhus glabra; Franklin ground squirrel -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- Antique glass -- Johnson, Justus, Mrs.; Bird nests -- Killdeer; Archaeological report -- Modoc rock shelter; Museums -- Employees -- Deuel, Thorne; Musuems -- Employees...
    • Sumac in the world of June; Western squirrel in Illinois; Art gallery in June; Staff notes; Killdeer's nest; Report on Modoc rock shelter
    • The Living Museum vol.  06, no.  03; July, 1944

    • Sand dunes -- Illinois Sangamon river; Tiger lilies; Art exhibitions -- Wyeth, Andrew; fossil insects -- Mazon Creek -- Illinois; Horses -- North America -- History; Wild pigeons; Mushrooms; Museums -- Publications --Vascular plants -- Sangamon...
    • Old dunes; Tiger lilies; Art gallery in July; Insects of the past; Galloping, galloping; Wild pigeons; 'The mushroom is the Elf of Plants'
    • The Living Museum vol.  08, no.  03; July, 1946

    • Fishing; Walking-leaf fern -- Camptosaurus rhizophyllus; Art exhibitions -- Primitive painting -- Krans, Olaf; Horse nettle -- Solanum carolinianum; Silk Road -- Trade; Fireworks -- History; Museum buildings -- Gardens; Museums -- History --...
    • Fishing weather; Fern that walks; Exhibition of primitive painting; Horse nettle -- Potato-beetle weed; Old silk road; Fireworks; Your new museum
    • 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. 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. 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. 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. 10, no. 03; July, 1948

    • Canyons; Trees -- Dendrology; Fluorite; Hummingbirds -- Nectar; Frontier and pioneer life -- Illinois; Iliamna remota -- Illinois
    • Canyon country; Life of a tree; Minerals with a light of their own; Hummingbird flowers; Illinois, 1776; Island in the Kankakee
    • 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. 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. 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. 27, no.  04; August, 1965

    • Art exhibitions -- 18th annual north Mississippi valley artists; Slender glass snake -- Ophisaurus attenuatus; Art exhibitions -- Sculpture -- Minerals; Plant galls; Museum exhibits
    • Art in the summer gallery; Slender glass snake; Minerals in modern art; Plant plus insect equals gall; August in the museum
    • 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 29, no.  05; Sept., 1967

    • Art exhibitions -- 20th north Mississippi Valley artists; Gophers; Stone pottery -- Iran; Mussels -- Illinois -- Guidebooks; Museums -- Educational aspects -- Programs
    • Colorful summer gallery exhibition; What's a gopher; Marble vase fragment from Iran; New Illinois mussel book available; Sunday programs
    • 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. 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. 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. 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.  09, no.  06, Oct., 1947

    • Autumn; Cattails; Starved Rock -- Illinois; Inky caps -- Coprinus atramentarius; Museums exhibits -- Aepyornis; Excavation (archaeology) -- Illinois -- Olmsted -- Hogendobler, E.C.; Musical instruments -- Woodwinds
    • Autumn over the land; Cattail in the marsh; New story about an old, old rock; Inky caps; Exhibits and staff notes; Trees and the symphony

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