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History Detectives

John Brown Spear, US Bullet in Siberia & Ronald McDonald...

In this episode, Wes Cowan looks into whether this weapon was part of abolitionist John Brown's notorious Harpers Ferry raid. Then, words etched into a bullet lead Eduardo Pagan to ask why US troops spent time in Siberia during World War I. Finally, Elyse Luray falls in love with a Ronald McDonald costume, complete with clown shoes. Was it the first costume of the Ronald McDonald campaign?

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St. Valentine's Day Massacre; Booth Letter; Cemetery Alarm
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Psychophone; War Dog Letter; Pancho Villa Watch Fob
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Blueprint Special; Monroe Letter; Atocha Spanish Silver
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Shipwreck Cannons; Connecticut Farmhouse; Kahlil Gibran Painting
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Black Tom Shell; USS Olympia Glass; Front Street Blockhouse
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Hindenburg Artifact; Bonus Army Stamp; Dempsey Fight Bell
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China Marine Jacket; Airstream Caravan; Lincoln Forgery
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Japanese Balloon Bomb; Society Circus Program; Camp David Letter
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