History Detectives

Episode Guide


Season 9


Episode #909

Airs: Tuesday, September 30
Loyalist or patriot? What can the notes in a 1775 Almanac tell us about how the revolution may have ...

Episode #908

Airs: Tuesday, September 23
Did the first woman photographer assigned to the White House use this camera to shoot President ...

Episode #907

Airs: Tuesday, September 16
In this episode, the images and the words on this poster suggest a battle is brewing: a clenched ...

Episode #906

Can the Japanese characters carved into this cane unlock the mystery of a family's past in a World ...

Episode #905

A propeller from a World War II drone and a wooden club that may be Teddy Roosevelt's are examined.

Episode #904

HISTORY DETECTIVES investigate a Civil War soldier's letter, fabric from an aircraft that could be ...

Episode #903

Wes Cowan investigates a raid on the federal armory in Harpers Ferry. Eduardo Pagan wonders why ...

Episode #902

What do the violent images on this pamphlet mean? Wes Cowan decodes the message and the strategy ...

Episode #901

Mysterious airplane engine parts lead Eduardo Pagan to a forbidden Hawaiian island where he finds a ...

Season 8


CHICAGO CLOCK, UNIVERSAL FRIENDS, WAR DOG LETTER (#811)

A woman wonders if her family clock kept time for the entire Midwest during the 19th century.

Wb Cartoons, Galvez Papers, Mussolini Dagger (#810)

Tukufu Zuberi doesn't recognize many of the characters in this box of cartoon drawings and cels, ...

Jackie Robinson All-Stars, Modoc Basket, Special A (#809)

Tukufu Zuberi tallies the facts on a 1940s Jackie Robinson All-Stars scorecard. Black and white ...

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