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Does this letter help to trace one freed man's dream to return to Africa? 18:11
Was this device invented to help Americans believe they could survive a nuclear attack? 16:48
Tukufu interviews local historian Paul Ortiz. 03:16
Full Program: Mussolini Dagger; Liberia Letter; N.E.A.R. Device 54:44
Full Program: Investigating a projection screen with possible Cuban Missile Crisis connections. 56:46
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- 128 episodes
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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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These episodes of History Detectives aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Episode #911
- Episode #910
- 3-D Cuban Missile Crisis/Amos 'n' Andy Record/Women's Suffrage Painting (#501)