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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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Japanese Cane, Revolutionary Telescope & I.W. Baker's...
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Japanese Cane, Revolutionary Telescope & I.W. Baker's...

An internment camp cane, the spyglass that saw revolution and a rare gold rush relic.
Season 9 Episode 6
Top Secret Drone, Roosevelt's War Club & Clara Barton Letter
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55:10
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Top Secret Drone, Roosevelt's War Club & Clara Barton Letter

A WWII prototype drone, a war memento for Teddy Roosevelt and a letter from Clara Barton.
Season 9 Episode 5
Civil War Letters, Aviation Fabric & African American...
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55:10
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Civil War Letters, Aviation Fabric & African American...

A story of two Civil War letters, mystery aviation autographs & a 1950s black comic book.
Season 9 Episode 4
John Brown Spear, US Bullet in Siberia & Ronald McDonald...
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55:10
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John Brown Spear, US Bullet in Siberia & Ronald McDonald...

A spear from John Brown's raid, America's Siberian war and Ronald McDonald's first suit.
Season 9 Episode 3
Propaganda Leaflet,Tiffany Window & Spanish Civil War Eulogy
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55:10
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Propaganda Leaflet,Tiffany Window & Spanish Civil War Eulogy

Decoding a propaganda leaflet, the women behind Tiffany and a father's forgotten tribute.
Season 9 Episode 2
A Hero in Hawaii, Civil War Cannon & Stuntman Pioneer
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55:09
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A Hero in Hawaii, Civil War Cannon & Stuntman Pioneer

A WWII hero in Hawaii, the first shot of secession, and a stuntman who changed Hollywood.
Season 9 Episode 1
Season 8, Episode 10
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55:10
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Season 8, Episode 10

WB Cartoons; Galvez Papers; Mussolini's Dagger
Season 8 Episode 12