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History Detectives

HISTORY DETECTIVES returns to explore the stories behind historic sites, artifacts and tall tales told in cities across the country, with the help of an inquisitive team of fact-finders with an uncanny talent for uncovering the truth.

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Monday, Jan 9, 2012 - 4:00 AM    "The First Movie Studio/UFA Light/King Kong Camera" A resident of Lincoln Heights, a quiet neighborhood in northeast Los Angeles, thinks the city's first motion picture studio may be located in her very own neighborhood park. When a California man bought an antique Kaschie lighter for $50 at a flea market, he didn't realize he was buying a piece of Hollywood history. A Washington resident owns an old movie camera he believes could have been used to film the original version of 'King Kong.' G
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Monday, Jan 9, 2012 - 4:00 AM "The First Movie Studio/UFA Light/King Kong Camera" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Jan 10, 2012 - 8:00 AM "WB Cartoons, Galvez Papers, Mussolini Dagger" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Jan 10, 2012 - 2:00 PM "WB Cartoons, Galvez Papers, Mussolini Dagger" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012 - 12:00 AM "WB Cartoons, Galvez Papers, Mussolini Dagger" (WORLD)
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Friday, Jan 13, 2012 - 8:00 AM "Doc Holliday's Watch/Civil War Female Soldiers/Japanese Internment Camp Artwork" (WORLD)
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Friday, Jan 13, 2012 - 2:00 PM "Doc Holliday's Watch/Civil War Female Soldiers/Japanese Internment Camp Artwork" (WORLD)
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Friday, Jan 13, 2012 - 7:00 PM "Doc Holliday's Watch/Civil War Female Soldiers/Japanese Internment Camp Artwork" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Doc Holliday's Watch/Civil War Female Soldiers/Japanese Internment Camp Artwork" (WORLD)
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Monday, Jan 16, 2012 - 4:00 AM "WB Cartoons, Galvez Papers, Mussolini Dagger" (WORLD)
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Friday, Jan 20, 2012 - 8:00 AM "Dueling Pistols/Evelyn Nesbit Portrait/Little Big Horn Bayonet" (WORLD)
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