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Sweetwater Rescue: The Willie and Martin Handcart Story
In this interview, hosts Wes Sims and Marcus Smith consider a thread in the American historical tapestry that fits smoothly into the weave of American heroism. And yet too few Americans know about this episode. Documentary producer Lee Groberg and historian and archivist Chad Orton tell of the new documentary soon to be known to PBS viewers nationwide by the title "Sweetwater Rescue: The Willie and Martin Handcart Story."—Original airdate: 9/29/2006

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