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Has a new discovery rewritten Civil War history? 15:41
Did a penny stamp help save the Scottsboro Boys from the electric chair? 17:48
Watch an exclusive interview with curator Joe Long. 03:31
Tukufu Zuberi goes to Duke Ellington's 110th birthday celebrations. 03:11
Full Program: Duke Ellington Plates; "Scottsboro Boys" Stamp; Civil War Bridge 54:38
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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)