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History Detectives

Deleted Scene: Swing Kids in Hamburg

London professor Les Back tells Tukufu about WWII-era Germany's underground jazz scene.


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Deleted Scene: Wartime Contradictions

London professor Les Back tells Tukufu about segregation of black soldiers during WW II.


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Sultana mystery reveal

The History Detectives come to a conclusion about the Sultana mystery.


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Kit Carson Family Secrets

Did this antique biography once belong to Kit Carson’s family?


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Sons of the Pioneers

Archive footage of the Sons of the Pioneers performing Tumbling Tumbleweeds.

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Web Extra: Rusty Richards

Exclusive for History Detectives. Rusty Richards performs 'So You Want to be a Cowboy'.


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The Real Kit Carson

Tukufu Zuberi meets with fellow detective Wes Cowan to discuss Kit Carson's background.


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Poet Laureate of the West

Eduardo Pagan provides background on Bob Nolan, a member of the Sons of the Pioneers.


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Anti-War Protesters

Archive footage of Vietnam War protesters in 1966

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Integration Report

Integration Report, 1960, showing African American students arrested for staging a sit-in

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Fifth Column

President Franklin Roosevelt explains the threat of Nazi spies within the United States.

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Safeguarding Military Secrets

Archive propaganda film - what can happen when the enemy gains access to military secrets.

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Translating the Diary

Wes Cowan talks with translator Merle Pribbenow, who translates passages from the diary.


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Incredible Leaps

Elyse Luray talks with Jonathan Taplin, one of Dylan’s roadies who was at Newport.


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Dylan Plugs In

Elyse Luray talks with Bob Dylan expert Andy Greene.


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Desegregating the Lunch Counter

Tukufu Zuberi interviews two participants in the 1960 sit-ins in Winston-Salem


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Our Colored Heroes

Tukufu comes to Elyse for help learning about the origins of an amazing WWI poster he owns


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Marion County Library

Eduardo Pagan attempts to trace the life of a single slave known only as Willoby.


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Bertillon Card

Elyse speaks to criminology professor Alex Gerould about the wanted scrapbook.


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