History Detectives

Elyse Luray and Sarah Henry
Air Date: 
Tuesday, Aug 23rd - 7:00pm
Episode Title: 
Episode #907

In this episode, was this woodcarving of a mouth and chin once part of the Andrew Jackson figurehead affixed to the bow of the USS Constitution? Then, the images and the words on this poster suggest a battle is brewing: a clenched fist, police described as “pigs.” Who made this poster and why? And, how does this basket connect us to a woman congress honored as a heroine of the Modoc Indian Wars?

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