The Wild, Wild West and The Fictional World of Archives

TV Series Premiere: 1965

Last Episode: 1970

Robert Shuster, Director of Archives, Billy Graham Center, Wheaton College, Illinois, recounted an episode that:

revolved around the theft for ransom of the Declaration of Independence (or it might have been the Constitution). The Archivist of the United States was portrayed as this sickly fellow who was beside himself at the theft. Then at the end, he was revealed to be the mastermind of this criminal gang that stole it.

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CONTENTS: The Fictional World of Archives

Submitted by Robert Shuster, 1996.01.07. Updated 1997.02.04.