U.S. History

The Woman in the Iron Coffin, Secrets of Spanish Florida, The Alcatraz Escape and much more!

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Secrets of the Dead

Death on the Railroad

Find out how and why 57 Irish immigrants to the U.S. died in 1832.

Death on the Railroad

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Secrets of the Dead

JFK: One PM Central Standard Time

THIRTEEN Recounts Walter Cronkite’s Iconic News Coverage of the JFK Assassination

JFK: One PM Central Standard Time

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Secrets of the Dead

Ben Franklin's Bones

Learn why Franklin held human skeletal remains in the basement of his British residence.

Ben Franklin's Bones

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Secrets of the Dead

JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

In many ways, President Lyndon B. Johnson was the most unlikely champion of Civil Rights.

JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

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Secrets of the Dead

Jamestown’s Dark Winter

Discover the truth about the first permanent English colony in the New World

Jamestown’s Dark Winter

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Secrets of the Dead

The Woman in the Iron Coffin

Uncover the story of early America’s free black communities via 150-year-old remains.

The Woman in the Iron Coffin

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Secrets of the Dead

Secrets of Spanish Florida

Uncovers one story of America’s past that never made it into textbooks.

Secrets of Spanish Florida