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History Detectives

Season 8, Episode 7

Season 8 Episode 7

St.Valentine's Day Massacre: Family lore says their shotgun played a role in the Chicago St. Valentine's Day Massacre. G. Washington Miniature: Why is this miniature of Washington more than a piece of art? Stalag 17 Portrait: A portrait sketched in a WWII prison leads to a meeting 65 years later.

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Book of Rogues, Empire State Crash & a Forbidden Pinup

Country star Clint Black is floored by what he learns about his book of wanted posters.
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Dylan Goes Electric, Beatles Autograph & Frank Zappa Collage

An all rock-and-roll episode featuring stories on Bob Dylan, The Beatles and Frank Zappa.
Season 10 Episode 1
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Chandler Tintype, Hollywood Indian Ledger, Harlem Heirs

Slave in a Confederate Uniform, Hollywood Indian Payroll, Fighting for Harlem Land Rights.
Season 9 Episode 12
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Club Continental, St. V-Day Massacre, Society Circus Program

Underworld calling card, Gang massacre shotgun, and High Society in the Depression.
Season 9 Episode 11
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55:10
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Order of Leopold, Suffrage Pennant, WB Cartoon

A medal of high honor, pivotal women's voting rights campaign, and unsung cartoon heroes.
Season 9 Episode 10
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55:10
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1775 Almanac, Exercise Records, Moon Museum

A family diary of the Revolution, a 20s media fitness guru, and is Warhol art on the moon?
Season 9 Episode 9
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Marion Carpenter Camera, Drug Smuggling Doll, Florida Map

A first in White House photography, a doll used to smuggle drugs, an early map of Florida.
Season 9 Episode 8
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Hot Town Poster, Andrew Jackson Mouth, and Modoc Basket

An angry poster from the violent 60s, reuniting a broken statue, and a heroine's basket.
Season 9 Episode 7
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