Car Tape Deck
A man thinks he may have inherited the first commercially produced automobile tape player in the U.S.
Even more fascinating is the possibility that the technology to produce this early tape player was stolen from the Nazis in a secret mission in the closing days of World War II.
Join History Detectives for a great American road trip, as they head to Alabama and Atlanta, Georgia to examine the clandestine world of high technology espionage and shed light on the little known story of how the U.S. gained the industrial upper hand following World War II.
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- Related Investigation Black Tom Shell Is this shell from a devastating act of foreign sabotage on American soil?
- Related Investigation NC-4: First Across The Atlantic Is this piece of fabric a remnant from the first transatlantic flight?
- Also in Post War: 1945-1960 Transistor Radio Is this the oldest transistor radio in existence?
- Also with Tukufu Zuberi Short Snorter Was this British ten-shilling note witness to the forging of the alliance between America and Britain?
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