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History Detectives

Wed. Sep 2, 12:00 AM
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History Detectives

Wed. Sep 2, 1:00 AM
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History Detectives

Wed. Sep 2, 3:00 AM
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Chandler Tintype, Hollywood Indian Ledger, Harlem Heirs

What is the relationship behind the two men in this photo? Both wear Confederate uniforms, one is white, the other black. Did slaves fight in the Confederate army? What will this ledger tell us about how Hollywood treated Indian actors? And who are the Harlem Heirs, and what stake does this 1892 stock certificate give them in Harlem real estate?

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ABOUT HISTORY DETECTIVES

America's History Detectives prove that an object found in an attic or backyard might be anything but ordinary. Tukufu Zuberi, professor of sociology and the director of the Center for Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, Gwendolyn Wright, professor of architecture at Columbia University, Elyse Luray, independent appraiser and expert in art history, and Wesley Cowan, independent appraiser and auctioneer, leave no stone unturned as they travel around the country to explore the stories behind local folklore, prominent figures, and family legends

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History Detectives Showtimes

History Detectives Wed. Sep 2 at 12:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 2 at 1:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 2 at 3:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 2 at 4:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 2 at 9:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 2 at 10:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 9 at 12:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 9 at 1:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 9 at 3:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 9 at 4:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 9 at 9:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 9 at 10:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 16 at 12:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 16 at 1:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 16 at 3:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 16 at 4:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 16 at 9:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 16 at 10:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 23 at 12:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 23 at 1:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 23 at 3:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 23 at 4:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 23 at 9:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 23 at 10:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 30 at 12:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 30 at 1:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 30 at 3:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 30 at 4:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 30 at 9:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Sep 30 at 10:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Oct 7 at 12:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Oct 7 at 1:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Oct 7 at 3:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Oct 7 at 4:00 AM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Oct 7 at 9:00 PM 'GBH KIDS
History Detectives Wed. Oct 7 at 10:00 PM 'GBH KIDS

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