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Did these two patches with an evocative bird symbol belong to a World War II unit? 14:43
A presidential signature reveals a key Civil War practice history textbooks often overlook 09:46
Full Program: We investigate WWII era patches with an evocative symbol of a bird dropping a bomb. 53:21
Did this neckpiece and these leggings once belong to Peace Chief Black Kettle? 14:35
Can Gwen connect a swatch of red fabric to a pivotal moment in U.S. Civil War history? 12:16
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Series Description: HISTORY DETECTIVES returns to explore the stories behind historic sites, artifacts and tall tales told in cities across the country, with the help of an inquisitive team of fact-finders with an uncanny talent for uncovering the truth.
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