History Detectives

Episode Guide


Season 10


Episode #1009

HISTORY DETECTIVES tells four stories of our nation's beginning. First, Eduardo Pagan starts with a ...

Episode #1008

The History Detectives investigate four stories from the American West. Did a biography of ...

Episode #1007

What are the details behind the heroic acts pictured in a poster about two African-American ...

Episode #1006

Can HISTORY DETECTIVES return the diary of a fallen North Vietnamese soldier to that veteran's ...

Episode #1005

HISTORY DETECTIVES steps into a family dispute: Was this picture frame crafted from the staircase ...

Episode #1004

What does the evocative symbol of a bird dropping a bomb mean? Did two patches with the symbol ...

Episode #1003

Host Elyse Luray floors country music singer Clint Black with the information she uncovers about ...

Episode #1002

Wes Cowan hunts for the identity of a man whose name is engraved on a rare matched set of Civil ...

Episode #1001

In the 10th season premiere episode, Elyse Luray and Wes Cowan investigate whether they have found ...

Season 9


Episode #912

A one-of-a-kind photograph poses a jarring question: Is the African American wearing a Confederate ...

Episode #911

What can a Club Continental business card tell us about California's prohibition-era underground? ...

Episode #910

Gwen dissects the mystery behind an ornate Belgian war medal. Elyse traces a pennant to the early ...

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