Podcast: Mo's Mystery Bust
When humorist Mo Rocca appeared on GBH’s Antiques Roadshow, he was eager to find out the true identity of a treasured bust he long believed was President Grover Cleveland. Though his TV appraisal yielded no answer, the name of the stranger he’s lived with for years has been revealed!
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War Clubs and Power in the Marquesas Islands
For countless generations, the traditional Marquesan war club was both a lethal weapon and a symbol of prestige. And starting in the early 19th century, it also became the ultimate souvenir for merchants and missionaries who visited these remote islands in the South Pacific.
Coco Chanel: Fashion Designer and Nazi Informant
Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel was a French fashion designer and businesswoman. She was also a Nazi sympathizer and informer. In his biography of Chanel, Sleeping with the Enemy, Hal Vaughn explored Chanel’s life prior to WWII, and revealed how the designer's collaborations with Nazi officials unfolded.