Episode description: Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) helps uncover details about the heroic acts pictured in a poster of two African-American soldiers in World War I. Also, a hand-drawn map of Valley Forge used by George Washington, one of the first transistor radios, and a Washington man wonders whether a business card ties his father to Prohibition-era underworld crime.
Rating: [TV-PG] (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Series Information: History Detectives
- KET: Wednesday, April 16 at 4:00 am EDT
- KET2: Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 8:00 pm EST
- KET2: Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KET2: Monday, October 8, 2012 at 5:00 am EDT
- KET2: Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 5:00 am EDT
- KET2: Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 3:00 am EDT
First aired: Wednesday, October 3, 2012 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)
Official web site: http://www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/
TEACHER'S GUIDE: http://www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/classroom/index.html
Price available upon request.