Rebel Gold (2015): S01E03 – In Gold We Trust

Introduction A Discovery Channel Original exploring what may have happened to a portion of a $20 million Confederate treasure that went missing from a train headed South from Richmond, Virginia in 1865. Outline The search for lost rebel gold continues in Washington, Georgia. While Larry excavates the grounds of a prominent plantation home, Brant guides… Read More

Rebel Gold (2015): S01E02 – Chester Treasure

Introduction A Discovery Channel Original exploring what may have happened to a portion of a $20 million Confederate treasure that went missing from a train headed South from Richmond, Virginia in 1865. Outline Continuing the hunt for lost rebel gold, the group moves on to Jefferson Davis’s next stop on the money train: Chester, South… Read More

Rebel Gold (2015): S01E01 – Treasure Train

Introduction A Discovery Channel Original exploring what may have happened to a portion of a $20 million Confederate treasure that went missing from a train headed South from Richmond, Virginia in 1865. Outline In 1865, when a train carrying $20 million in Confederate treasure was stationed in Danville, Virginia, 39 kegs of silver coins vanished.… Read More

Rebel Gold Reality TV Series Overview

Introduction A Discovery Channel Original exploring what may have happened to a portion of a $20 million Confederate treasure that went missing from a train headed South from Richmond, Virginia in 1865. Outline Follow a group of treasure hunters as they retrace Jefferson Davis’ trail to search for clues that could lead them to the… Read More

Indian Warriors: The Untold Story of the Civil War (2006)

Introduction War Documentary hosted by Roger Parsons, published by History Channel in 2007 – English narration. Outline Though largely forgotten, some 20,000-30,000 Native Americans fought in the Civil War. The common view of the Civil War is very black-and-white: North vs. South, rural vs. urban, slaveholders vs. abolitionists. But, from the conflict’s origins to the… Read More