History Detectives

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

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Clip: Early Transistor Radio

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Joe Bidwell still remembers buying his first Motorola transistor radio in 1959 and the freedom he felt listening to music with a radio he could fit in his pocket. Now Joe owns a Regency TR-1, the first transistor radio model made in 1954. His has a serial number of 2067, which Joe thinks seems very low. Joe asks Tukufu Zuberi to find out whether he has one of the first transistor radios ever madmoreless
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myths, childlike sense of wonder, exploring history, keeping secrets, cerebral