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Heroes, Hustlers and Horsemen

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Heroes, Hustlers and Horsemen is history like you haven't heard it before. These are whiskey-soaked, rough and tumble biographies about larger than life figures who shaped southern Alberta in the tumultuous late 1800s.

Heroes, Hustlers and Horsemen is history like you haven't heard it before. These are whiskey-soaked, rough and tumble biographies about larger than life figures who shaped southern Alberta in the tumultuous late 1800s.
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Canada

Networks:

CBC

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Heroes, Hustlers and Horsemen is history like you haven't heard it before. These are whiskey-soaked, rough and tumble biographies about larger than life figures who shaped southern Alberta in the tumultuous late 1800s.

Language:

English


Episodes

John Ware, legendary cowboy

8/4/2017
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The story of a former American slave who became a legendary cowboy and rancher in southern Alberta.

Duration: 00:22:53


D.W. Davis, master of reinvention

7/28/2017
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The story of an American civil war solider and whisky trader who became Alberta's first member of parliament.

Duration: 00:20:04


John Ware, legendary cowboy

7/21/2017
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The story of a former American slave who became a legendary cowboy and rancher in southern Alberta.

Duration: 00:22:49


Jerry Potts, warrior, scout, legend

7/14/2017
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The story of a sharp-shooting scout with Blackfoot and Scottish heritage, who came to aid of the North West Mounted Police when they first arrived southern Alberta. A deadly foe on the battlefield, a diplomat and a warrior, Potts bridged two cultures.

Duration: 00:28:56


Diamond Dolly, 'Queen of Calgary's Fleshpots'

7/8/2017
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The story of a 'notorious' madam who ran brothels in early Calgary, when the prostitution business was booming.

Duration: 00:23:47


Diamond Dolly, 'Queen of Calgary's Fleshpots'

7/7/2017
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The story of a 'notorious' madam in the early days of Calgary, when prostitution was a booming business.

Duration: 00:23:44


Deerfoot, the human thunder bolt

6/30/2017
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The story of a Blackfoot runner once considered the 'Fastest in the West.' Robbed of his greatest victory, Deerfoot's career brought out the best and the worst of early Calgary.

Duration: 00:23:05