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Full Program: A first in White House photography, a doll used to smuggle drugs, an early map of Florida. 55:10
Wes Cowan traces the steps of the first woman photographer assigned to the White House. 16:34
A family legend says a child and this doll smuggled drugs behind the Northern blockade. 18:13
With labels in three languages, what can this map tell about how Europe colonized Florida? 17:23
The mystery behind a camera takes Wes to the White House pressroom. Did this Civil War doll smuggle medicine past the... 00:31
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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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