History Detectives

John Brown Spear, US Bullet in Siberia & Ronald McDonald...

Season 9 Episode 3 | 55m

In this episode, Wes Cowan looks into whether this weapon was part of abolitionist John Brown's notorious Harpers Ferry raid. Then, words etched into a bullet lead Eduardo Pagan to ask why US troops spent time in Siberia during World War I. Finally, Elyse Luray falls in love with a Ronald McDonald costume, complete with clown shoes. Was it the first costume of the Ronald McDonald campaign?

Aired: 07/04/11

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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