Video: Season 10
Mysteries from the Wild West
The History Detectives investigate four stories from the American West.
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- 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.
- Vietnam Diary, Bootlegger’s Notebook and a Hollywood Ledger Wes searches for the family of a fallen North Vietnamese soldier.
- Titanic Picture Frame, Woolworth Signs, Nazi Spy Toys Was this picture frame crafted from wood from the Titanic, the Lusitania, or neither?
- 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.
- Book of Rogues, Empire State Crash & a Forbidden Pinup Country star Clint Black is floored by what he learns about his book of wanted posters.
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.
- Behind The Detectives: Gwen History Detectives host, Gwen Wright talks us through her unique style and fashion.
- Web Extra: Rusty Richards Exclusive for History Detectives. Rusty Richards performs 'So You Want to be a Cowboy'.
- Web Extra: Frank Zappa Watch this clip to see examples of Frank Zappa's artwork.
- Web Extra: Extended Interview - Woolworth Sit In Watch this extended interview with Civil Rights activists, Carl Matthews and Bill Stevens.
- Behind The Detectives: Wes History Detectives host, Wes Cowan opens the doors to his auction house.