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History Detectives | Civil War Derringers | PBS

Duration: 19:11
Program: History Detectives #1002
Broadcast Date: Jul. 24, 2012

Antiques Roadshow appraiser Christopher Mitchell says this Civil War era matched gun set is worth as much as $30,000. But if the holder can find out about the original owner the guns could be worth much more. Hunting for the man behind these pistols takes host Wes Cowan to a Civil War border state torn between loyalties to the blue and the gray.



Post Date: July 25, 2012