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    • 1937-11 Watch Word November 1937

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The November 1937 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • 1928-04 Watch Word April 1928

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The April 1928 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • The Living Museum vol.76 no. 02,03; Spring 2015

    • Bevier Historic Clothing Collection; Museum collections -- Clothing and dress -- Collectors and collections -- Illinois -- 20th century; Museum collections -- Fashion -- Collectors and collections -- Illinois -- 20th century; Trebilcock, Lorraine
    • From the Illinois State Museum Director Bonnie Styles; Changing fashion, changing lives;
    • 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. 73, no. 03; Summer, 2011

    • Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Dickson Mounds Museum (Lewistown, Ill.); Archaeological museums and collections -- Illinois; Native Americans of North America -- History; Excavation (Archaeology) -- Illinois; Dickson, Don F.; ; Cole, Faye Cooper
    • Igniting the torch: amateurs, adventure, and the advent of american archaeology; Exhibition calendar
    • 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. 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. 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. 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. 57, no. 01, 1995

    • Museums -- buildings -- Dickson Mounds Museum; Museums -- educational aspects -- Dickson Mounds Museum; Museums -- programs -- Dickson Mounds Museum; Museum exhibits -- Indians of North America -- Dickson Mounds Museum; Museums -- history --...
    • A new view of the past: the renovated Dickson Mounds Museum; New directions in educational programming at DMM; New exhibits in an old place: origins and interpretations; Two centuries of development at Dickson Mounds; Shape of things to come
    • The Living Museum vol. 34, no. 02; March - April, 1972

    • Museum buildings -- Dedication -- Dickson Mounds; Museum exhibits -- Woodland Indians; Art exhibitions -- Chicago expatriates; Museums -- Employees -- McMillan, R. Bruce; Museums -- Employees -- Klippel, Walter; Museums -- Employees -- Shields,...
    • Dickson Mounds Museum dedication; 1000 B.C. Woodland; Chicago expatriates; Staff notes; Announcements; Geological science field trips;
    • The Living Museum vol. 31, no.  02; June, 1969

    • Roses; Carpenter ants; Museum exhibits -- Reptiles and amphibians; Museums -- Employees -- Parmalee, Paul; Cashatt, Everett D.; Earthquakes -- North America
    • World of roses; Carpenter ants; Reptile and amphibian exhibit; Earthquakes in the Midwest; Staff notes
    • The Living Museum vol. 36, no. 02; March - April, 1974

    • Bird watching -- Illinois -- Yellow rail; Obituary -- Caldwell, Joseph R.; Portraiture -- Illinois -- Weiss, Edward H.; Paperweights -- Barker, Morton, D.; Global environmental change -- Ice Age to present; Pigs -- Peccary; Obituary --...
    • Search for the yellow rail; Edward H. Weiss: Faces from Illinois; Morton D. Barker paperweight collection; Climatic change since the ice age; Former museum botanist dies in crash of airliner; Staff notes; Tine-Life reprint about Cahokia available;...
    • 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. 43, no. 02,03, 1981

    • Entomology -- Collections -- Ecuador; Lepidoptera -- Ecuador; Museum exhibits -- Eifert, Virginia; Photography -- Illinois -- Ridgway, Robert; Art -- Acquisitions; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Research -- Quaternary studies; Art...
    • Insect collector's paradise; In honor of Virginia S. Eifert; 100 Years ago...on the Wabash; Art: recent acquisitions; Calendar; Quaternary studies & the Illinois state museum; Call for entries; Dyes: an Amerindian applied decorative technique;...
    • The Living Museum vol. 33, no. 02; March - April, 1971

    • Cattle egrets -- Illinois; Ogilvie, Richard Buell -- Inauguration; Haeger Pottery -- Illinois; Colt firearms; Land settlement patterns -- Prehistoric era -- Sangamon River valley; Archaeological surveying -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- McMahon,...
    • Cattle egrets; Franklin McMahon: Impressions of an inauguration; Haeger Pottery: one hundred years at Dundee; Colt dragoon for the Museum's collection; Prehistory in the lower Sangamon River drainage; Staff notes; New publications; Staff notes
    • The Living Museum vol. 73, no. 01,02; Spring, 2011

    • Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Art Exhibitions -- Illinois Artists -- 20th Century; Art exhibitions -- Illinois Artists -- 21st Century; Art exhibitions -- Illinois State Museum -- Gallery guides; Art, American -- Illinois; Artists -- Illinois;...
    • Luminous ground: artists with histories; Exhibition Calendar; Around the state with director Bonnie Styles
    • 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
    • Memorial Day, May 29, 2006

    • Veterans; Elgin (Ill.); Memorial Day
    • Program outlining Memorial Day activities held in Elgin, Illinois on May 29, 2006. The events were organized by the Elgin Patriotic Memorial Association (
    • 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. 31, no.  05; September, 1969

    • American lotus -- North America; Museums -- Educational aspects; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Illinois -- Fulton County -- Dickson Mounds; Spiders -- Webs; Art exhibitions -- German expressionists; Museums -- Educational aspects -- Workshops;...
    • American lotus; We invite me; Recent archaeology at Dickson Mounds; Wonder fiber; Art gallery; Stitchery workshops; Archaeomagnetism and Dickson Mounds
    • 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. 61, no. 03; Fall, 1999

    • Art exhibitions -- Halkin, Theodore; Museum publications -- Illinois State Museum; Human remains (Archaeology) -- Methodology -- bones; skeletons -- study and learning; Museums -- acquisitions -- Art; Bramson, Phyllis; Spear, Ethel; Prussian,...
    • Theodore Halkin: A retrospective; The beauty of Bones, part one; Art Additions; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 51, no. 03, 1989

    • Elephants -- history; Tools -- river industries; Art exhibitions -- banners -- Johnson, Fred; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Illinois -- Dunleith Mounds; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Museums -- acquisitions -- Minor, Wendell
    • Seeing the Elephant; Sideshow Banners; Fred C. Johnson: banner painter; Dunleith Mounds group, East Dubuque, Illinois: part 1. Background and history of investigations; Calendar; Recent Acquisitions
    • The Living Museum vol. 34, no. 04; July - Aug., 1972

    • Exhibitions -- Visual art -- 25th Illinois invitational; Masks -- Indians of North America -- Illinois; Predatory insects; Museum exhibits -- Eagles; Museums -- Publications; Education -- Blind; Museums -- Employees -- Appointments; McMillan, R....
    • Illinois invitational 25th anniversary; Long-nosed god mask from Dickson Mounds; Predatory insects; Golden eagle exhibit; New publications; New international bimonthly magazine for and of the blind; Staff notes; Geological science field trips
    • The Living Museum vol. 31, no.  06; October, 1969

    • Monarch butterflies -- Migration; Amber; Leaves -- Color; Museums -- Employees -- McMillan, R. Bruce; Museums -- Educational aspects -- Programs
    • Monarch migration; Tombs of Amber; Flamboyant October; Addition to museum staff; Saturday morning adventure programs; Sunday afternoon programs start October 5
    • The Living museum vol. 55, no. 03; Fall, 1993

    • Museum exhibits -- Dickson Mounds; Dinosaurs -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- handicrafts -- Illinois -- Illinois Art Gallery; Museums -- educational aspects -- Peoples of the past; Museum publications -- excerpts; Art exhibitions -- Prussian,...
    • Exhibits at Dickson Mounds - a continuing story; Dinosaurs in Illinois; Illinois Art Gallery: On exhibit; Discoveries for kids!; Living in the past; Conversation piece; Calendar; New Exhibits at Dickson Mounds - a continuing story; Dinosaurs in...
    • The Living Museum vol. 32, no. 06; October, 1970

    • Magnolias -- Cones; Glass paintings; Portraiture -- Illinois; Museums -- Employees -- Casolari, Albert; Museums -- Trustees; Kanatzar, C. Leplie; Schweizer, Ebers R.; Hagen, Richard S.; Robinson, William H.; Myers, Albert; Irwin, George M; Victor,...
    • Magnolia cone's story; Rare Illinois paintings on glass; Illinois State Museum board members; How animals survive winter; Saturday morning adventure programs; Museum director receives honorary degree
    • The Living Museum vol. 57, no. 03; Fall, 1995

    • Handicrafts -- Illinois -- Artisans program; Tramp art -- Collections and collectors -- Illinois State Museum; Mammoths -- Russia ; Murals -- Illinois -- Chicago; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Craft: the living art for Illinois artisans; Conversation piece: 'Find the missing man'; Sojourning with Russian mammoths; Healing walls: murals and community; Shape of things to come
    • 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. 50, no. 03, 1988

    • Museums -- educational aspects; Archaeology -- cervalces; History -- oral histories; Woodruff, George; Whitehead, Ralph; Easley, Leonard; Schroll, Jack; History -- Illinois River; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Animal teeth; Museum publications
    • Me and Fred had a great time!; Cervalces: an ice age discovery; Voices from the river: part 1. The 'river rats'; Calendar; Page for Discovery: Teeth of deer and cattle; Curator's bookshelf
    • The Living Museum vol. 28, no.  07; Nov., 1966

    • Totem poles -- Inuit -- Lincoln, Abraham; Indians of North America -- Illinois country -- Villages; Geese -- Migration; Handicrafts -- Craftsmen's biennial awards; Museums -- Employees -- Caldwell, Joseph R.
    • Totem poles and Mr. Lincoln; Indian villages of the Illinois Country; Geese return; Illinois craftsmen's awards; Staff notes
    • The Living Museum vol. 56, no. 04; Winter, 1994-95

    • Archaeology -- Russia; Exhibition techniques -- preparators; Quilts -- Illinois -- 1933 World's Fair; Geology -- plants, fossil -- Czech Republic; Museum exhibits -- furniture design -- students; Museum publications -- excerpts; Museum exhibits --...
    • Quiet flows the Nepryadva: archaeology in Russia's Upper Don Basin; Museum preparators: a noted legacy; Patchwork souvenirs: quilts from the 1933 world's fair; Czech Connection: fossil plants bridge the gap; Seats of our future; Living in the past;...
    • The Living Museum vol. 33, no. 05; Sept. - Oct., 1971

    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Illinois -- Henry County -- Bishop Hill; Sumac; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Illinois -- Calhoun County -- Koster site; Art exhibitions -- 24th invitational -- Purchase awards; Museums -- Programs; Museums -- Trips --...
    • Bishop Hill: a utopia on a prairie; Sumac, sumach, sumack, shumac, summaque, shoemake; Koster: a stratified archaic site in the Illinois valley; 24th Illinois Invitational -- purchase awards; Saturday morning adventure programs; Geological science...
    • The Living Museum vol. 29, no.  08; December, 1967

    • Creche (Nativity scenes); Museums -- Illinois -- History -- Sesquicentennial; Portraiture -- Healy, George P. A.; Portraiture -- Lincoln, Abraham; Museums -- Publications -- Anthology; Museums -- Merchandise; Museums -- Educational aspects --...
    • Creche; Museum and the Illinois sesquicentennial; Lincoln returns to Illinois; Anthology of The Living Museum; Christmas shopping at museum sales counter; Sunday programs
    • The Living Museum vol. 33, no. 06; Nov. - Dec., 1971

    • Museums -- Christmas; Art exhibitions -- Watercolors -- United States; Bird populations -- Illinois bird count; Artists -- Illinois -- 19th century; Museums -- publications -- Archaeology; Index -- volume 33; Museum exhibits -- State flag; Museums...
    • Christmas Message; Art Gallery Notes; Christmas bird count; Painters and sculptors in Illinois, 1820 - 1945; New scientific publications; Index -- volume 33; Have you seen this exhibits?; Tom Nitz, Dickson Mounds artist; Staff notes
    • The Living Museum vol. 30, no.  09; January, 1969

    • Trees -- Elms -- Early Illinois; Bird song; Sculptors -- Illinois -- Kowal, Dennis, Jr. ; Sculptors -- Illinois -- Hunt, Richard; Museums -- Employees -- Harrison, Gordon; Museums -- Research -- Zoology -- Coyotes; Museum exhibits -- Candles
    • Tree in the land of Goshen; Winter reveille; Illinois sculptors; Announcements
    • The Living Museum vol. 36, no. 06; Nov. - Dec., 1974

    • Christmas trees -- Folklore -- Tree of Jesse; Insects -- Owlflies; Indians of North America -- Hunting; Museums - Employees -- Conference; Public employees -- Education -- Director -- Stackler, Ronald; Museums -- Trustees -- Members; Myers, Albert;...
    • Tree of Jesse; Owlflies unusual-looking insects; American Indian hunting and trapping Staff members attend meeting; New director for department of registration and education; Illinois state Museum Board members; Subject index volume XXXVI; Museum...
    • The Living Museum vol. 64, no. 04;  winter, 2002-3

    • Museums -- Funding; Museums -- History -- Illinois State Museum Society; Art exhibitions -- Shoshannah; Hoffman, Susanna Siporin; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Travel tours
    • Illinois State Museum Society, 1952 - 2002: museum's partner celebrates its golden anniversary; Shoshannah; Museum calendar; Ruins, rugs, and rails: third ISMS southwestern tour
    • The Living Museum vol. 30, no. 11; March, 1969

    • Weeds -- Chickweeds; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Porcelain -- Daley, Harry C.; Opossums; Museums -- Audio-visual; geology -- Field trips; Museums -- Publications -- Deuel, Thorne; Museums -- Employees -- Cashatt, Everett D.; Museums -- Employees --...
    • Pretty pest; Daley collection; Baby opossums; New audio-visual loan catalog; Geological science field trips; 'American Indian ways of life' reprinted; Staff notes; Corkscrew swamp
    • Opening of the new Gail Borden Public Library District building

    • Library buildings--Design and construction; Library buildings--Illinois--Elgin; Libraries--Illinois--Elgin; Library moving; Elgin (Ill.) -- History;
    • Supplement to the Courier News of October 16, 2003 highlighting the opening of the new Gail Borden Public Library District building at 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin, Illinois. Includes descriptions and photographs of the new building and its services...
    • Commemorative history of the Elgin Police Department

    • Police -- Illinois -- Elgin; Policewomen; Police; Police dogs; Elgin (Ill.) -- History
    • This book traces the history of the Elgin Police Department from its modest beginnings in 1836 to present day 1994. It includes photographs of important events and department members as well as documenting major changes in law enforcement between...
    • 150 years of sharing the Word : SS. Peter and Paul Parish

    • Naperville (Ill.) -- Church history ; Naperville (Ill.) -- History, Local; SS. Peter and Paul Parish -- Naperville (Ill.) -- History -- 1846-1996
    • The oldest Catholic Church in Naperville, founded in 1846, mirrors the growth of the Catholic population as other parishes were formed. Pictures of pastors, church buildings, and the fire of 1922, a list of clergy assigned to the parish, and...
    • 1943.27.3 Betty Stockov

    • Nursing; Education, Nursing; Education, Nursing, Diploma Programs; Schools, Nursing; Students, Nursing; History of Nursing;
    • This 3-part interview includes the introduction, transcript, and audio file of Betty Stockov, who served as both an instructor and Director of the Graham Hospital School of Nursing intermittently between 1943 and 1964. She was interviewed for the...
    • 1960.27.2 Kenneth Etcheson

    • Hospital Administration; Hospital Administrators; Hospitals, Rural; Hospitals, Community; Nursing; Education, Nursing; Education, Nursing, Diploma Programs; Schools, Nursing; History of Nursing; Students, Nursing;
    • Biographical Summary: Following a decade in the Navy, Mr. Etcheson changed his focus from engineering to hospital administration. A bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a master’s degree in Hospital Administration, both from the...


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