In 2019, we highlighted two unique artifacts per month. Each artifact contributed to the story of America from the pre-Columbian period all the way through the lives and work of John and Juliette Kinzie in the 1830s.
A Beaten Survivor of an Unseen World of Copper
A Reminder of Clashing Cultures
Making this Land Their Own: Colonial Civil Compacts
Relics of a Struggle for Independence
Personal Effects of an American-Made Artist
The Northwest Ordinance: A New Era in Native Relations