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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
Sons of the Pioneers
Archive footage of the Sons of the Pioneers performing Tumbling Tumbleweeds.
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
Web Extra: Rusty Richards
Exclusive for History Detectives. Rusty Richards performs 'So You Want to be a Cowboy'.
Clip | 1m 59s
Safeguarding Military Secrets
Archive propaganda film - what can happen when the enemy gains access to military secrets.
Integration Report, 1960, showing African American students arrested for staging a sit-in
Archive footage of Vietnam War protesters in 1966
President Franklin Roosevelt explains the threat of Nazi spies within the United States.
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
Marion County Library
Eduardo Pagan attempts to trace the life of a single slave known only as Willoby.
Clip | 4m 48s
Snapshots of Crime and Law Enforcement
Clint Black meets Elyse Luray and tells her how he came to own this book.
Clip | 3m 50s
Dylan Plugs In
Elyse Luray talks with Bob Dylan expert Andy Greene.
Clip | 2m 59s
Translating the Diary
Wes Cowan talks with translator Merle Pribbenow, who translates passages from the diary.
Clip | 3m 34s
Elyse Luray talks with Jonathan Taplin, one of Dylan’s roadies who was at Newport.
Clip | 1m 55s
Shattering Race Barriers and Chart Records
Eduardo Pagan provides background on Motown Records and James Jamerson.
Clip | 4m 54s
James Jamerson Jr describes My Girl
Eduardo talks to James Jamerson Jr about his father prominent base playing.
Clip | 50s
A Wide Open Town
In this clip, cocktail expert David Wondrich describes New York saloons in the 1890s.
Clip | 2m 18s
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