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Tackling the mystery of the SS Sultana
The story of the SS Sultana. What caused the deadly explosion?
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Deleted Scene: Swing Kids in Hamburg
London professor Les Back tells Tukufu about WWII-era Germany's underground jazz scene.
Clip | 2m 30s
Deleted Scene: Wartime Contradictions
London professor Les Back tells Tukufu about segregation of black soldiers during WW II.
Clip | 2m 3s
History Detectives Special Investigations Preview
The detectives are back solving the biggest mysteries in American history!
Preview | 2m 42s
Extended Interview: New insights into Abraham Lincoln
Wes Cowan interviews Lincoln scholar Harold Holzer about Rueben Hatch,
Clip | 2m 19s
Sultana mystery reveal
The History Detectives come to a conclusion about the Sultana mystery.
Clip | 3m 20s
Web Extra: Rusty Richards
Exclusive for History Detectives. Rusty Richards performs 'So You Want to be a Cowboy'.
Clip | 1m 59s
Poet Laureate of the West
Eduardo Pagan provides background on Bob Nolan, a member of the Sons of the Pioneers.
Clip | 5m 8s
The Real Kit Carson
Tukufu Zuberi meets with fellow detective Wes Cowan to discuss Kit Carson's background.
Clip | 3m 41s
Sons of the Pioneers
Archive footage of the Sons of the Pioneers performing Tumbling Tumbleweeds.
Integration Report, 1960, showing African American students arrested for staging a sit-in
President Franklin Roosevelt explains the threat of Nazi spies within the United States.
Archive footage of Vietnam War protesters in 1966
Safeguarding Military Secrets
Archive propaganda film - what can happen when the enemy gains access to military secrets.
Nazi Spy Roundup
Eduardo Pagan searches through microfiche at the public library.
Clip | 3m 45s
Elyse speaks to criminology professor Alex Gerould about the wanted scrapbook.
Clip | 1m 48s
James Jamerson Jr describes My Girl
Eduardo talks to James Jamerson Jr about his father prominent base playing.
Clip | 50s
Marion County Library
Eduardo Pagan attempts to trace the life of a single slave known only as Willoby.
Clip | 4m 48s
Shattering Race Barriers and Chart Records
Eduardo Pagan provides background on Motown Records and James Jamerson.
Clip | 4m 54s
A Wide Open Town
In this clip, cocktail expert David Wondrich describes New York saloons in the 1890s.
Clip | 2m 18s
Our Colored Heroes
Tukufu comes to Elyse for help learning about the origins of an amazing WWI poster he owns
Clip | 5m 16s
Desegregating the Lunch Counter
Tukufu Zuberi interviews two participants in the 1960 sit-ins in Winston-Salem
Clip | 6m 7s
Snapshots of Crime and Law Enforcement
Clint Black meets Elyse Luray and tells her how he came to own this book.
Clip | 3m 50s
Translating the Diary
Wes Cowan talks with translator Merle Pribbenow, who translates passages from the diary.
Clip | 3m 34s
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