Thousands Of Artifacts Were Recovered From An Indiana Home. The FBI Is Struggling To Find Their Owners.A Ming Dynasty vase, an Italian mosaic and the bones of hundreds of Native Americans have been sitting in an Indianapolis warehouse for years. A group of FBI agents had quietly started returning them -- but they hit a snag.
'X-ray Gun' Used At Field Museum To Study Treasures Of 800-Year-Old ShipwreckThe Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago holds about 7,500 pieces of the shipwreck's cargo.
Holocaust Museum Opens Its First Slavery Exhibit 'Purchased Lives'"It helps the visitor understand that this is not a southern issue. Its ramifications were felt throughout the country and are still evident today."
Motown Museum Unveils Artifacts To Mark 60th AnniversaryThe Motown Museum is located where Gordy launched his music empire. Scores of stars, including the Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and the Miracles, recorded hits there before Motown decamped to California in 1972.
Glenn Beck Gives $50K To Lincoln Artifacts DebtThe collection includes valuable personal effects of Lincoln's and a stovepipe hat whose link to Lincoln has been questioned.
Obama Center Looking For Artifacts, Oral Histories From 2008 CampaignCurators hope the artifacts will be able to help tell the story of the 44th president.
New Website Tells Illinois' Story From Long Before Statehood A new website created for Illinois' bicentennial celebration tells the story of Illinois from well before it became a state 200 years ago.
Field Museum Returning Aboriginal Skulls To AustraliaA delegation from the Australian state of Tasmania was visiting Chicago to take home the remains of three Aborigines that have been in the collection of the Field Museum since 1958.
Crews Find Several 'Artifacts' During Capitol RenovationsThe Illinois State Capitol architect says dozens of artifacts have been discovered as crews continue tearing down walls in the building’s west wing during renovations at the statehouse.