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Season 5, Episode 5

  • Aired: 01/05/2007
  • 56:01
  • Rating: TV-G
Does a movie poster reveal a bizzare alliance between an American filmmaker and a Mexican revolutionary? Why do the names of some of the America's most powerful leaders appear in a cabaret singer's autograph book? Did a preacher's robe once conceal a rebel's military uniform?
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Season 5, Episode 5
Great Mexican War Posters; Nora Holt Autograph Book; Muhlenberg Robe
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