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BrooklynJay Why did John Henry hammer till he died? (63* d) RE: Why did John Henry hammer till he died? 18 Sep 21

On the cable-tv History Channel, there is a new series called Man vs. History. Episode 2 dealt with John Henry and is definitely worth a look. Episodes can be streamed:

Man vs. History - Season 1

The steam drill challenge is recreated, and to put it briefly, is not at all as it was depicted in the George Pal Puppetoon I watched so many times in my childhood!


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