Preview: Civil War pistols, K.K.K records
Airs Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.
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- Titanic Picture Frame, Woolworth Signs, Nazi Spy Toys Was this picture frame crafted from wood from the Titanic, the Lusitania, or neither?
- Civil War Derringers, KKK Records & Motown’s Bottom Line In this episode, Wes tracks down the original owner of a pair of Civil War pistols.
- Mysteries from the Wild West The History Detectives investigate four stories from the American West.
- Bill of Sale, Cobb Powder Horn and the Star Spangled Banner Eduardo investigates the story behind a Bill of Sale for a 17-year old “negro girl".
- Colored Heroes, Valley Forge Map and a Transistor Radio U.S. Senator Charles Schumer helps Tukufu track down the true story behind a WWI poster.
- Vietnam Diary, Bootlegger’s Notebook and a Hollywood Ledger Wes searches for the family of a fallen North Vietnamese soldier.
Explore More Video: Web Exclusives
- Web Extra: Empire State Building Plane Crash, Eyewitness Eyewitness, Gloria Pall recounts the day a B-25 flew into the Empire State Building.
- Web Extra: Extended Interview - Woolworth Sit In Watch this extended interview with Civil Rights activists, Carl Matthews and Bill Stevens.
- Web Extra: Rusty Richards Exclusive for History Detectives. Rusty Richards performs 'So You Want to be a Cowboy'.
- Web Extra: Jamerson Jam Watch this extended version of the Funk Brothers jam session.
- Web Extra: Wes on Fakes History Detectives host Wes Cowan talks about fakes.
- Behind The Detectives: Wes History Detectives host, Wes Cowan opens the doors to his auction house.