History Detectives

Transatlantic Cable

Clip: Season 8 Episode 3 | 16m 25s

Our contributor found a coil of wire cables covered in thick fabric and wonders if it's a piece of one of the first transatlantic cables that connected the United States to Europe. History Detectives tries to pinpoint if this coil of wires made - or relayed - history.

Aired: 07/04/10

Rating: TV-G

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