History Detectives




Episode Description
Tuesday, Feb 23, 2021 - 4:00 AM
"WB Cartoons, Galvez Papers, Mussolini Dagger"
Tukufu Zuberi doesn't recognize many of the characters in this box of cartoon drawings and cels, but together they tell an unexpected story about the early days of animation and the people behind the art. Then, Elyse Luray unravels a love story when she explores why a regional governor cared enough about a slave to sign her emancipation papers. And (in a repeate segment), did this elaborate dagger once belong to Benito Mussolini? Wes Cowan retraces the last steps of Fascist Italian dictator to find the answer. D
Show is TVPG

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Tuesday, Feb 23, 2021 - 4:00 AM "WB Cartoons, Galvez Papers, Mussolini Dagger" (PLUS)
Show is TVPG
Sunday, Feb 28, 2021 - 12:00 PM "Tokyo Rose/Crazy Horse/World War II Diary" (PLUS)
Show is TVG