Preview: Vietnamese soldier’s diary, bootlegger’s notebook
Premieres Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.
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- Vietnam Diary, Bootlegger’s Notebook and a Hollywood Ledger Wes searches for the family of a fallen North Vietnamese soldier.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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".
- Bird of War, Lincoln Oath and War Spoils of a Peace Chief We investigate WWII era patches with an evocative symbol of a bird dropping a bomb.
- Mysteries from the Wild West The History Detectives investigate four stories from the American West.
Explore More Video: Web Exclusives
- Behind The Detectives: Tukufu History Detectives host, Tukufu Zuberi takes us hat shopping.
- Season 10 Preview New season premieres Tuesday, July 17th, 2012, 9/8c
- Web Extra: Empire State Building Plane Crash, Eyewitness Eyewitness, Gloria Pall recounts the day a B-25 flew into the Empire State Building.
- Behind The Detectives: Wes History Detectives host, Wes Cowan opens the doors to his auction house.
- Web Extra: Frank Zappa Watch this clip to see examples of Frank Zappa's artwork.
- Web Extra: Rusty Richards Exclusive for History Detectives. Rusty Richards performs 'So You Want to be a Cowboy'.