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Web site: http://www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/

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Episode description: What does the evocative symbol of a bird dropping a bomb mean? Did two patches with the symbol belong to a World War II unit? Then, Gwen Wright connects a tiny swatch of tattered red fabric to a pivotal moment in U.S. Civil War history. Did a neckpiece and leggings once belong to Chief Black Kettle, known as a Cheyenne Peace Chief? Finally, did President Lincoln actually sign this note?

Rating: [TV-PG] (Parental Guidance Suggested)

Series Information: History Detectives

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First aired: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)

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