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History Detectives | Season 7, Episode 9 | PBS

Duration: 54:44 (Full Program)
Program: History Detectives #709
Broadcast Date: Aug. 24, 2009

WPA Mural Studies
Are these unusual paintings part of the biggest job creation program in America's history?

George Washington Miniature
Did the artist paint this portrait of Washington from life, and what is its surprising connection to the abolitionist White Matlack?

Japanese War Balloon
Is this scrap of fabric evidence of a secret wartime attack on the United States' mainland?



Post Date: August 26, 2009