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    • The Living Museum vol. 42, no. 01; 1980

    • Museums -- Publications -- Anniversary; Indians of North America -- Quillwork; Art exhibitions -- Photography -- Competition; Publications -- Eifert, Virginia; Fossils -- Illinois -- Mazon Creek; Art -- Acquisitions; Museum exhibits -- Calendar;...
    • Into the 1980s: A Living Museum; The Living Museum is 40; Porcupine quillwork an Amerindian applied decorative technique; Illinois Photographers '80; Writings of Virginia Eifert; Fossils from Mazon Creek; Art: recent acquisitions; Calendar; Index...
    • Portrait

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Thin sheet of metal, pressed to look like forged copper sheet. Raised image of FDR. The background is painted with a black and greenish colors to look like copper corrosion. H. HELLER pressed into lower left corner.
    • Dime plaque

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Hand carved wood, in the form of a 1964 Roosevelt dime. Painted with silver spray paint. Tab on back for hanging. Written in ink on back: JOSEPH HRORAT(?) / 1968.
    • Figure, FDR

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Molded metal figure, head and shoulders. In center of back, a place for a screw, indicating that this part of a plaque.
    • Figure, FDR

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Molded metal figure, head and shoulders. In center of back, a threaded hole for a screw, indicating that this is part of a plaque. Painted gold all over.
    • Dish?

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Molded metal, in the shape of a five pointed star. The object is dished, and in the center is a raised disk/medal with a relief of FDR, and the words OUR PRESIDENT. The image is situated so that the star points down. The object is painted a...
    • Mold

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Engraved copper mold, most likely used to make plaques. The engraving is an image of FDR.
    • Figure, Scottish Terrier

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Molded figure of a Scottish terrier dog, painted black. The figure is attached to a stand of opaque white stone.
    • Figure, eagle

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Molded iron figure of an eagle, displayed. The object has large feet, which allows it to stand on its own. It is painted with gold or bronze colored paint.
    • Figure, eagle

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Molded metal figure of the NRA logo - an eagle displayed, holding a gear with the letters US on it, and a cluster of lightening blots in its claws. The entire piece is painted a shiny blue, except the lettering which carries a coat of either red...
    • Paperweight

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Molded brass base. A second piece of metal, stamped, is affixed to the top, inside a slight depression in the base. The stamp is a head and shoulders view of FDR. On the left, the words: FRANKLIN / DELANO / ROOSEVELT. Around the top, the...
    • Molded portrait

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Molded metal raised relief of FDR. Solid metal, the front side has the portrait and the words FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT; the back is smooth. The object is spray painted silver.
    • The Living Museum vol. 30, no.  06; October, 1968

    • Museums -- Publications -- Braille; Decoys, Hunting; Wood-carving; Art exhibitions -- 3rd Illinois Craftsmen's biennial exhibition; Museums -- Programs -- Seniors; Museums -- Educational aspects -- Programs
    • Braille, Frank Hall, and the Living Museum; Handmade decoy; Third Illinois craftsmen's biennial exhibition; Programs for senior citizens; Saturday morning adventure programs
    • Molded portrait

    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
    • Molded metal, raised relief of FDR. The object stands, due to a semi-circular base. Molded on base: FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT. Molded on back: WORLD'S FAIR / CHICAGO / 1933.

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