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What happened to Mildred's body? Part 1

Clip | 6m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

After execution, Mildred Fish-Harnack's body was taken to the Berlin Anatomical Institute for dissection and research. Dr. Hermann Stieve was conducting controversial experiments on stress and the female reproductive organs. Medical Historian Udo Schagen provides insight into his research about Dr. Hermann Stieve and his connection to Mildred Fish-Harnack.

Aired: 11/07/11

Rating: TV-G

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