Antiques Roadshow

Digital Short: Buxton — Who Was Kit Carson?

Clip: Season 23 Episode 24 | 1m 31s | Video has closed captioning.

John Buxton’s explains who 19th-century U.S. General Kit Carson was and how he relates to the story of the Navajo Ute First Phase blanket, ca. 1850.

Aired: 11/04/19

Rating: TV-G

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