60 Minutes: US Historical Documents On eBay & National Archives Robbed

60 Minutes: Stealing History

America collects its important historical artifacts in the National Archives. But as Bob Simon reported for 60 Minutes, keeping track of these millions of documents—everything from the Constitution to Michael Jackson’s moonwalking shoes patent—is no easy feat. Thieves are interested in these priceless treasures, and among them is Barry Landau, who pulled off some remarkable heists.

60 Minutes: US National Archives & The President’s Table Review

60 Minutes: US Historical Documents On eBay & National Archives Robbed

60 Minutes followed the case of Barry Landau, a presidential historian who was really a con man, stealing valuable documents from the National Archives.

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