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History Detectives

Nc-4: First Across The Atlantic/Howard Hughes Crash/Professor Lowe's Hot Air Balloon (#506)

Can this 1940s altimeter be traced back to the fiery plane crash of America's first billionaire? [56 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Information For Teachers

Grade Levels
9-12
Curricular Areas
Social Studies
Series Length
128 episodes
Average Episode Length
56 minutes
Record Rights
Sch/ 10-day fair use; ncc; simul
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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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