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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 .
    • 1928-10 Watch Word October 1928

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The October 1928 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • The Living Museum vol. 76, no. 01; Fall 2014

    • Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Art exhibitions -- Drawing -- Illinois State Museum; Art exhibitions -- Sketching -- Illinois State Museum; Art exhibitions -- Sketches; Passenger Pigeon; Extinct birds
    • Around the state with Director Bonnie Styles; Sketches, journals, preparations…everything in place; A lesson from the passenger pigeon
    • 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. 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. 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. 47, no. 01; Winter, 1985

    • Art exhibitions -- Thecla, Julia ; Art -- Acquisitions; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Napoleon Hollow site; Indians of North America -- Archaic; Museum employees -- Evans, Robert; Museum publications; Museums -- Travel --Aztalan; Museum exhibits --...
    • Julia Thecla: painter of magic worlds and private visions; Archaic period occupations at the Napoleon Hollow site; Evans accepts directorship of Tarble Arts Center; New publications; Archaeology study tour of Aztalan, Effigy Mounds, and the...
    • 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. 58, no. 01; Spring, 1996

    • Coffins -- Illinois -- 19th century; Museum employees -- editor -- Britton, Kimberly; Botany -- species identification; Museum employees -- Robinson, Orvetta; Museum employees -- Langer, Dorothy; Indians of North America -- Pueblo pottery --...
    • Kimberly K. Britton appointed Museum editor; In a box of pine: coffins from the Grafton historic cemetery; Saluting years of their faithful service; Pueblo ceramic figurines; Friends are for keeps!; North American pollen database; Shape of things...
    • 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. 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. 39, no. 01; January - February, 1977

    • Museums -- Employees -- Retirement -- Thompson, Milton D.; Larson, Robert -- Prize; Glass beads -- Frost, Stephen A.; Museums -- Employees; Indians of North America -- Commerce; Museum employees -- Retirement -- Eifert, Herman E.; Museums --...
    • Museum director retires; Robert Larson wins again; Frost trade bead collection; Head of education section retires; Staff notes; Birthstones -- errata; Museum publication in bicentennial time capsule
    • The Living Museum vol. 41, no. 01; Winter, 1978-79

    • Glaciers -- Illinois; Indians of North America -- Ice-free corridor; Paleontology -- Elephant hunting -- North America; Indians of North America -- Great Lakes -- Beads; Bird migration -- Range extension; Museum employees -- Ridgely, Frances --...
    • Ancient glaciers in Illinois; Ice-free corridor: prehistoric pathway; Elephant hunters in North America; Beads: upper Great Lakes Indians; Overmigration: a method of range expansion?; In memoriam; Calendar; East African geologic safari
    • The Living Museum vol. 39, no. 02; March - April, 1977

    • Museums -- Employees -- Director; McMillan, R. Bruce; Museums -- Employees -- Education -- Schuberth, Christopher; Art exhibitions -- Handicrafts -- Illinois Crafts '77; Glass beads -- Manufacture; Glass blowing and working; Museum exhibits --...
    • Letter from the new director; New head of education section; 'Illinois crafts 1977': a juried art exhibit in craft media; Manufacture of glass beads; Calendar; From the editor
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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. 50, no. 02, 1988

    • Museums -- acquisitions -- photography; Photography -- University of Chicago; Franklin's ground squirrel; Wildflowers --White lady's-slipper orchid; Museum exhibits -- calendar; Archaeology -- sites; Museum publications
    • University of Chicago photograph file; Franklin's ground squirrel; White lady's-slipper orchid; Calendar; Page for Discovery: Predicting archaeological site location; Curator's bookshelf
    • 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 48, no. 04; Autumn, 1986

    • Fluorspar - mining -- Illinois; Water pollution -- industry -- Illinois; Museum exhibits -- Liberty; Art exhibitions -- poetry -- paintings; Index -- volume 48; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Fabulous fluorite; Industrial middens: the legacy of Illinois' industrial past; Liberties with Liberty; Illinois prairies: a sense of place; Calendar; Index volume 48
    • 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. 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. 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...
    • 1970.27.1 Judy Helle 1970

    • Nursing; Education, Nursing; Education, Nursing, Diploma Programs; Schools, Nursing; History of Nursing; Students, Nursing
    • This 3-part interview includes the introduction, transcript, and audio file of Judy Helle, a 1970 graduate of Graham Hospital School of Nursing, who was interviewed for the School’s oral history project on June 6, 2006. Biographical Summary: In...
    • 1972.27.1 Judy Clark Kemper 1972

    • Nursing; Education, Nursing; Education, Nursing, Diploma Programs; Schools, Nursing; History of Nursing; Students, Nursing
    • This 3-part interview includes the introduction, transcript, and audio file of Judy Clark Kemper, a 1972 graduate of Graham Hospital School of Nursing, who was interviewed for the School’s oral history project on 02-09-2007.

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