Jackie Robinson All-Stars, Modoc Basket, Special Agent Five (#809)
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
How did this tale of robbery and murder help FBI director Hoover consolidate his power? 15:39
What tales does this basket weave of the heroism of an American-Indian woman? 17:07
What does this scorecard reveal about the desegregation of our national pastime? 16:27
Full Program: Jackie Robinson All-Stars; Modoc Basket; Special Agent Five 55:10
Full Program: Investigating a projection screen with possible Cuban Missile Crisis connections. 56:46
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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)