History Detectives

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Tuesday 9:00 PM on PBS Premiered Jul 01, 2003 In Season

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This series explores the true stories behind historic sites, artifacts and tall tales at the request of citizens all over America, with the help of an inquisitive team of fact-finders with an uncanny talent for uncovering the truth.

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Elyse Luray

Elyse Luray

antiques appraiser

Wes Cowan

Wes Cowan

antiques appraiser/auctioneer

Tukufu Zuberi

Tukufu Zuberi

University of Pennsylvania sociologist

Gwen Wright

Gwen Wright

Columbia University architectural historian

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Themes

myths, childlike sense of wonder, exploring history, keeping secrets, cerebral