John Brown Letters
A woman in Sacramento, California, has reason to believe she may be a relative of John Brown, the 19th-century abolitionist.
Do her grandmother's letters prove that she is a descendant of the historical figure?
The History Detectives attempt to answer her query once and for all with a series of investigations into the authenticity of the letters and her family tree.
Will this investigation prove to be a crucial piece in the puzzle of her family history?
Season 1, Episode 6
Tukufu Zuberi Location:
- Also with Tukufu Zuberi Transistor Radio Is this the oldest transistor radio in existence?
- Also with Tukufu Zuberi Jackie Robinson Scorecard What does this scorecard reveal about the desegregation of our national pastime?
- Also with Tukufu Zuberi Mystery Crystal Cross Where did this mysterious religious relic discovered in an old Spanish mission originally come from?
- Related Investigation Cannon House Could this family home once have been the headquarters of the kidnapper and slave trader Patty Cannon?
- Related Investigation Liberia Letter Does this letter help to trace one freed man’s dream to return to Africa?
- Also in Civil War: 1850-1877 Whaling Ship Might a ship docked in Mystic Seaport, hold secrets to the Underground Railroad?
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