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    • 1942-02 Watch Word February 1942

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The February 1942 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • 1925-10 Watch Word October 1925

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The October 1925 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • Playmakers

    • Theaters--Illinois--Saint Charles
    • Playmakers, Inc was a theater company that operated in St. Charles, Illinois for 35 years. The company closed in 1986. The Arcada Theater and the Norris Center were the sight for many of the plays put on by the Playmakers. This collection of...
    • 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. 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. 50, no. 01, 1988

    • Museums -- acquisitions; Museum techniques - exhibit artists ; Naturalists -- Larson, Robert; Astronomy -- Uranus; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Arachnids; Museum publications
    • Acquiring art; Ecological habitat exhibits; R.G. Larson: an artist and naturalist; Uranus: a look back at the 7th planet; Calendar; Page for discovery: Arachnids; Curator's bookshelf
    • The Living Museum vol. 68, no. 04; Winter, 2006-7

    • Climatic Changes -- Illinois; Climatology -- Illinois -- History; Global Warming -- Illinois;Hailstorms -- Illinois; Emerald Ash Borer -- Illinois; Ash (Plants) -- Diseases and pests -- Illinois
    • Illinois climate-the last 200 years; When nature's fury strikes; The growing threat of the emerald ash borer
    • 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. 61, no. 01; Spring, 1999

    • Museum exhibits -- Dolls -- Orozco, Joy E.; Museum techniques -- conservation -- dolls; Quiltmakers -- Illinois; Lintault, M. Joan; Museums -- acquisitions -- art; Adams, Joan Crawford; Spear, John; Chicago, Judy; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Dolls in the looking glass: the Joy E. Orozco Collection; Into a new doll house; Evidence of Paradise: M. Joan Lintault; Art Additions; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 67, no. 02,03; Summer, Fall, 2005

    • Wildlife refuge -- Illinois -- Emiquon; Emiquon -- Archaeology; Rural schools -- Illinois; One-room schoolhouses -- Illinois; Waterford School; Dickson Mounds Museum; Museum exhibits -- Calendar
    • Emiquon archaeological project: partnership to the past; Schoolhouses of the past in Illinois: the era of one-room schools; Museum calendar
    • 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. 60, no. 01; spring, summer 1998

    • Natural history -- Illinois -- Emiquon; Indians of North America -- Illini; Museum exhibits -- basketry -- From Limb to Limb; Museum exhibits -- bird nests; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Emiquon: a place in nature, a place in time; Illini indiands in the Illinois Country, 1673- 1882; From limb to limb; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 46, no. 02; Spring, 1984

    • Museum exhibits -- Peoples of the past; Indians of North America -- Illinois -- Culture; Ethnobotany -- Plant use; Hunting -- History -- North America; Art -- Acquisitions; Museum publications -- Guide -- Illinois archaeology; Museum exhibits --...
    • Peoples of the past: a foreword; Early Native Americans in Illinois; Early uses of plants in Illinois; Art: recent acquisitions; Guidebook to Illinois archaeology; Summer archaeology tours; calendar; Hudson river sampler tour
    • 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. 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. 45, no. 02; 1983

    • Federal Arts Project -- Illinois; Anthropology -- China; Climatology -- Illinois -- History; Museums -- Travel -- James River; Art -- Acquisitions; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Travel -- Missouri Ozarks
    • After the great crash: federal arts projects in Illinois; Reflections on modern China; Illinois climate: a history of climatic changes and their effects on early settlement; James river plantation tour; Art: recent acquisitions; Calendar; Weekend...
    • 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. 62, no. 03, 2000

    • Museums -- research; Natural history -- study and teaching; Museums - acquisitions; Coen, Eleanor; Kahn, Max; Hoff, Margo; Florsheim, Richard; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Landscape history at the Illinois State Museum; Art additions; Museum calendar
    • 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. 38, no. 03; May-June, 1976

    • Flowers -- Borage family; Birthstones -- May -- June; Art exhibitions -- Mahmoud, Ben; Publications -- Archaeology -- McMillan, R. Bruce; Museums -- Employees -- Diegl, Paul; Museums -- Employees -- Bohlen, H. David; Museums -- Employees -- Leary,...
    • Forget-me-nots and Virginia blue bells; Birthstones of May and June; Ben Mahmoud Exhibit; Technical assistants promoted; Adjunct appointments announced; Richard L. Leary elected President
    • 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. 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. 52, no. 03

    • Artists -- Moholy-Nagy, Laszlo ; Mammals -- North America -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- Forms of contemporary Illinois (FOCI); Geology -- Rock layers; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museum publications
    • Moholy-Nagy: a new vision for Chicago; Mammals of Illinois: an introduction; Foci: what is it and what's next?; History in the rocks; Calendar; Curator's bookshelf
    • 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. 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. 63, no.0 3;  fall, 2001

    • Art and state -- Illinois -- Federal Art Projects; Computer-aided instruction -- museum applications; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Work - People - Art: Federal Art Projects in Illinois during the Great Depression; New approach to museum exhibition; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 62, no. 04; winter, 2000-1

    • Museums -- buildings -- Norton Building; Museums -- calendar -- Lockport Gallery; Indians of North America -- folklore -- birds; Indians -- culture -- birds; Index -- volume 62; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • A short trip down the canal...ISM Lockport facility finds new home in historic Norton Building; Upcoming Lockport exhibitions; Birds, culture, and American Indian artifacts. Part 1; Volume 62 index; Illinois State museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 49, no. 04, 1987

    • Wild plants; Archaeology -- Abraham Lincoln home; Archaeozoology -- deer; Art -- acquisitions -- Pickard china; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Index -- volume 49; Museum employees -- editors; Campbell, G. Dennis; Knox, Amy F
    • Plant some wild things; Abraham Lincoln's neighborhood: an archaeological perspective; Analyzing size trends in Illinois prehistoric deer; Art: recent acquisitions; Calendar; Index -- volume 49; New editorial team for the Living Museum
    • 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. 46, no. 03; Summer, 1984

    • Earthquakes -- North America -- Mississippi River; Museums -- Membership; Caves; Fossils -- Medullosa; Thecla, Julia; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Travel -- Chicago
    • Quakes along the Mississippi; Underground world of caves; Medullosa: fern of the coal age; Julia Thecla: early Chicago realist; Calendar; Haunting experience
    • The Living Museum vol. 65, no. 04; winter, 2003-4

    • Indians of North America -- rites and ceremonies -- feathers; Art exhibitions -- Audubon, John James; Bird migration -- dangers; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Index -- volume 65
    • Preserving culture, conserving birds: the feather distribution project; Preserving for us the birds he knew: John James Audubon at the ISM; Towers kill migratory birds; Museum calendar; Volume 65 index
    • The Living Museum vol. 36, no. 05; Sept. - Oct., 1974

    • Porcelain -- Sculpture; Moussalli, Marcel; Excavations (archaeology) -- North America; Indians of North America -- Agriculture; Museums -- Data processing; Education -- Travel; Museums -- Tours -- Geology; Museums -- Educational aspects --...
    • Marcel Moussalli: porcelain sculptor; Aboriginal storage pits in central North America; Computer addressing to be used by the Living Museum; Educational expeditions international; Geological science fall field trips; Saturday morning adventure...
    • The Living Museum vol. 37, no. 05; Sept. - Oct., 1975

    • Museum exhibits -- Mastodon; Flowering plants -- Lobelias -- Illinois; Museums -- Employees -- Conference attendees; Museums -- Programs -- Films; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Publications -- Hood site; Museums -- Employees -- Roper,...
    • Boney Spring Mastodon from Bog to Museum; Native Lobelias of Illinois; Staff members participate in conferences; New films available form museum; Winter at Dickson Mounds; Art gallery calendar; New publication: Doctoral degree conferred; Moe...
    • The Living Museum vol. 34, no. 05; Sept. - Oct., 1972

    • Flowers -- Asteraceae; Indians of North America -- Dwellings -- Mississippian; Warmouth -- World record -- Illinois; Bird migration; Radar in ornithology; Museums -- Events -- Calendar; Museums -- Programs
    • Asters, starworts, and michaelmas daisies; Mississippian house, A.D. 1972; World-record warmouth; Radar 'angels'; Calendar of year-end events; Saturday morning adventure programs
    • 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. 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
    • 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...

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