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    • 1937-12 Watch Word December 1937

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The December 1937 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company .
    • 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. 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
    • Dunham-Hunt Museum

    • Museums--Illinois--Saint Charles; Saint Charles (Ill.)--History
    • Photocopies of newspaper articles compiled by St. Charles Public Library staff. Also referred to as "Hunt House," Bela T. Hunt, one of the first settlers of St. Charles, built this home of local bricks from Penny's Brickyard (now Baker Park) in...
    • 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. 44, no. 01; Winter, 1981-82

    • Petroglyphs -- Nicaragua; Anthropology -- Nicaragua; Art -- Acquisitions; Ethnobotany -- Europe - Pre-Columbian era; Art exhibitions -- Folk art -- Illinois; Osteology; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Travel -- Eastern U.S.
    • Rock carvings from the "Isle of the Dead"; Art: recent acquisitions; Roast bream and darioles: food and dietary habits before Columbus' time; Folk art of Illinois; Bones: permanent record of the past; Calendar; Eastern sampler tour
    • 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. 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. 48, no. 01; Winter, 1986

    • Museums -- Collections -- Roder, Conrad; Wildflowers -- Erigenia bulbosa -- Harbinger-of-spring; Birds -- Finches; Museums -- Shops; Art exhibitions -- Montgomery, Alfred; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Doll carriage
    • Illinois painting to share with millions; Harbinger of spring; House finches in Illinois; Illinois artisans shop opens in Chicago; Alfred Montgomery: farmer painter; Calendar; Recent acquisitions
    • 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. 41, no. 02; Spring, 1979

    • Museums -- Worthen, Amos Henry; Art -- Acquisitions; Museums -- Buildings; Archaeology -- East Africa; Museum exhibits -- Calendar; Landscape history-- Illinois; Indians of North America -- Baskets -- Condell, Thomas; Museum publications --...
    • Amos Henry Worthen: a brief history; From zoisite to Zinjanthropus, part one; Calendar; Art: recent acquisitions; New art galleries open; Illinois landscape: now and then; Condell basket collection; Field study tours
    • The Living Museum vol. 44, no. 02; Spring, 1982

    • Archaeology -- Dickson Mounds; Depression glass; Art -- Acquisitions; Art exhibitions -- Illinois -- Photographers; Museums -- Travel -- St. Francois mountains; Excavations (Archaeology) -- Kimmswick Site; Indians of North America -- Clovis people;...
    • Dickson Mounds: rich site for archaeologists; Story behind depression era glass; Art: recent acquisitions; Illinois photographers '82; Active volcanoes in Missouri?; Clovis peoples in the Midwest: importance of the Kimmswick site; Books: Exploring...
    • The Living Museum vol. 59, no. 03; Fall 1997

    • Museums -- acquisitions; Museums -- exhibitions; Museums -- research; Museums -- buildings; Museums -- educational aspects; Museums -- audiences; Partnerships -- museums -- International; Museum publications
    • What makes us tick?; Reaching out; Opening doors; Taking a new look; Cultivating new audiences; Forging international partnerships; Acquiring & disseminating knowledge; Interdisciplinary Landscape history program; Collecting for all of us;...
    • 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. 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. 59, no. 04; Winter, 1997-98

    • Wildlife refuge -- Illinois -- Emiquon; Birds -- Illinois --Eurasian collared doves; Art exhibitions -- landscape painting -- Illinois; Art exhibitions -- poetry -- Illinois; Canoes and canoeing -- history -- LaMoine River; Museum exhibits --...
    • Emiquon: a place in nature, a place in time; A new dove colonizing Illinois; An Illinois portfolio: county farm road; Floating the LaMoine to the past; Abraham Lincoln and the Illinois & Michigan canal; Shape of things to come
    • 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. 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. 45, no. 04; Fall, 1983

    • Waterfowl hunting -- History -- Illinois River; Ceramics -- Japanese enamel; Art -- Acquisitions; fossils -- Coal Age -- Illinois; Lepidoptera -- Painted lady; Museums exhibits -- Calendar; Museums -- Travel -- Chicago -- Chinese exhibit
    • Ducks!; Oriental ceramics; Exploring tropical islands in western Illinois; Painted lady butterfly migration: many questions remain unanswered; Calendar; Treasures from the Shanghai museum
    • The Living Museum vol.  03, no.  07; November, 1941

    • Museum exhibits -- Mushrooms -- ; Art exhibitions -- Oriental bronzes -- Condell, Helen -- Condell, Eliza; Art exhibitions -- Silk screens; Museum exhibits -- Crinoidea -- Lowenstein, Heinz; Museum exhibits -- Minerals -- World war two; Goose...
    • Mushroom season; New exhibits in the art gallery; New exhibits; November on Goose Island; Into the earth; All-American Thanksgiving
    • The Living Museum vol. 43, no. 04; Fall, 1981

    • Prairies -- Illinois; Posters -- World War II -- ISM collection; Fossils -- Illinois -- Scorpion; Art -- Acquisitions; Museums -- Employees -- Munyer, Edward; Index -- volume 43; Museum exhibits -- Calendar
    • Prairies of Illinois; America calls: World War I posters; Western Illinois denizens of long ago; Art: recent acquisitions; Staff notes; Index -- volume 43; Calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 63, no. 04; winter, 2001-2

    • Museums -- collection management; Landscape painting -- Atkinson, George; Cultural exchanges -- Illinois -- Russia; Index -- volume 63; Museum exhibits -- calendar
    • Journey of an artifact; Artful documentary: George Atkinson; From the Russian steppes to the Illinois prairie; Volume 63 index; Museum calendar
    • The Living Museum vol. 30, no.  08; December, 1968

    • Quails; Partridges; Mistletoe; China dolls; Museums -- Publications; Christmas trees -- 19th century Illinois; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Art
    • Bobwhite, partridge in the fence row; Mystical mistletoe; China dolls; Books for Christmas gifts; Two Christmas trees of early Illinois; Art section receives gifts
    • The Living Museum vol. 55, no. 04; Winter, 1993-94

    • Indians of North America -- collectors and collecting -- Condell, Thomas; Herbaria; Illinois -- Shildneck, Paul; Museum exhibits -- Quilts -- Illinois; Museums -- educational aspects -- quilt lesson; Index -- volume 55; Museum publications --...
    • Springfield to the Southwest: the life of collector Thomas Condell; Sildneck Herbarium: an important addition to the Illinois State Museum; Connecting stitches; Discoveries for kids: Fun with quilt art; Index to volume 55; Living in the past;...
    • The Living Museum vol. 26, no.  09; Jan., 1965

    • Winter -- Essay; Mushrooms -- Velvet stem -- Collybia velutipes; Museum exhibits -- Fossils; Museum exhibits -- Firearms -- North America; Art exhibitions -- Illinois artists; Museums -- Trustees -- Dallman, V.Y. -- Obituary
    • Winter magic; Winter mushrooms; For the collector; Arms of our American ancestors; Art gallery; V.Y. Dallman dies
    • The Living Museum vol. 20, no. 10, Feb., 1959

    • Sculptor -- Fairbanks, Avard -- Lincoln, Abraham; Flowers -- Bulbs; Art exhibitions -- Chinese silks; Education -- The Clearing -- Jensen, Jens; Museum exhibits -- Termites; Birds and television
    • Man of New Salem; Refrigerated flowers of February; February art gallery; Jens Jensen and the Clearing; Termites in the museum; Birds and television
    • 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
    • The Living Museum vol. 28, no. 12; April, 1966

    • Nature -- Illinois -- Shawnee Hills; Colt pistols; Excavation (Archaeology) -- Dickson Mounds; Prehistoric architecture -- Illinois; Index -- volume 28; Geology -- Field trips; Museums -- Publications -- Booklets
    • South to meet the spring; Personal history of a gun; House that 'X' built
    • 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...
    • 104 First Street

    • Jim Ray Collection;
    • Note on back: "Cottage of Edw' McDonald, First and Park Ave, Libertyville. Planned & Built by McDonald. 104 1st St." Photograph by Beswick Photo Studio, Libertyville, Ill. The Beswick Photo Studio is listed in the Libertyville section of the...

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