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Who Was Peggy Shippen: The "It Girl" Spy

How We Became America: The Untold Story

Spies: Their names became a by word for betrayal. They were tortured. Hanged. And their bodies strung up in public. Why did Philadelphia "It girl" Peggy Shippen risk her life to spy for the British during the Revolutionary War? (Runtime 2:21)