History Detectives Marshall House Flag
Can Gwen connect a swatch of red fabric to a pivotal moment in U.S. Civil War history? Details
Program: History Detectives
Episode: Marshall House Flag
Gale Bay finds a swatch of red fabric in an envelope labeled “relics.” She also has a letter from her great-great grandfather Ira Wilson, about a slain commander, Col. Ellsworth. Ellsworth was the first Union officer killed in the Civil War, shot at as he took down a confederate flag near the White House. Gale asks Gwen to find out if this red fabric came from the flag that cost the Col. his life.
Premiere Date: 07/31/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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