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History Detective's Most Common Artifacts
Find out why the most common History Detectives objects come from WWII.
Explore More Video: Full Episodes
- Marion Carpenter Camera, Drug Smuggling Doll, Florida Map A first in White House photography, a doll used to smuggle drugs, an early map of Florida.
- A Hero in Hawaii, Civil War Cannon & Stuntman Pioneer A WWII hero in Hawaii, the first shot of secession, and a stuntman who changed Hollywood.
- John Brown Spear, US Bullet in Siberia & Ronald McDonald... A spear from John Brown's raid, America's Siberian war and Ronald McDonald's first suit.
- Japanese Cane, Revolutionary Telescope & I.W. Baker's... An internment camp cane, the spyglass that saw revolution and a rare gold rush relic.
- Club Continental, St. V-Day Massacre, Society Circus Program Underworld calling card, Gang massacre shotgun, and High Society in the Depression.
- 1775 Almanac, Exercise Records, Moon Museum A family diary of the Revolution, a 20s media fitness guru, and is Warhol art on the moon?
Explore More Video: Web Exclusives
- Yak Canutt: Devil Horse Clip In this clip from Devil Horse, stuntman Yak Canutt can be seen riding a horse.
- To Glove or Not To Glove? Find out how, when and why the History Detectives use gloves in their investigations.
- TDR-1 Test Mission View footage from the TDR-1 test mission.
- Moon Museum Update: Searching for John F. An update on our Moon Museum story asking viewers to help us solve the mystery of John F.
- Extended Interview: Sergei Sikorsky Tukufu Zuberi speaks with the son of Igor Sikorsky, the Russian-born aviation pioneer.
- Fitness, Flappers and Phonograph Records Who was the man behind these 1920s exercise records? Did he pioneer media fitness?