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Colored Heroes, Valley Forge Map and a Transistor Radio

  • Aired: 10/09/2012
  • 52:31
  • Rating: NR
In this episode, U.S. Senator Charles Schumer helps us find the details behind the heroic acts pictured in a poster about two WWI African American soldiers. Then, do we have a hand-drawn map of Valley Forge that George Washington used during the American Revolution? Finally we investigate an early first transistor radios ever made and a business card’s link to Prohibition-era underworld crime.
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U.S. Senator Charles Schumer helps Tukufu track down the true story behind a WWI poster.
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