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History Detectives

Description

Exploring the stories behind artifacts and historical curiosities, with comments from academics and appraisers.

Upcoming Episodes

  • Moon Museum; Exercise Records; 1775 Almanac

    What a 1775 almanac reveals about a family's history; the story behind the "Get Thin to Music" phonograph records of the 1920s; a NASA mission that may have transported Andy Warhol's art to the moon. (60 minutes)

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  • Defense Secretary Leon Panetta helps return a fallen North Vietnamese soldier's diary to his family. Also: whether a notebook of liquor recipes belonged to a Prohibition-era bootlegger; what a ledger says of how Native American actors were treated. (60 minutes)

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  • WB Cartoons; Leopold Medal; Suffrage Pennant

    The story behind a recipient's Order of Leopold, a military honor bestowed by the Belgian government. Also: a pennant is linked to the suffragette movement; a box of cartoon drawings and cels reveals information about the early days of animation and the people behind it. (60 minutes)

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    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    See our full program schedule.
  • ScheduleChannelAudioHD
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo

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