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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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Sunday, Apr 7, 2013 - 11:00 PM

The detectives investigate whether a biography of frontiersman Kit Carson once belonged to members of his family; seek the meaning behind an inscription on sheet music of "Tumbling Tumbleweeds"; and examine whether a basket might have been woven by a pivotal character in the Modoc Indian wars. The show also revisits the story of a saddle found in Idaho that is intertwined with the story of early Hollywood stunt man Yakima Canutt. G
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