Today's show was produced in collaboration with ProPublica.
Produced by Patrick Michels and Katharine Mieszkowski. Edited by Taki Telonidis.
Thanks to Lisa Song, Al Shaw, Alexandra Zayas, Katie Campbell and Ranjani Chakraborty at ProPublica.
Thanks also to the State Historical Society of Missouri and to Todd Lawrence and Elaine Lawless.
Thanks to Lori Stern and Phoebe Petrovic for research assistance.
Our production manager is Najib Aminy. Original score and sound design by Jim Briggs and Fernando Arruda, who had help from Kaitlin Benz and Katherine Rae Mondo.
Support for Reveal is provided by the Reva and David Logan Foundation, the Ford Foundation, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the John S. And James L. Knight Foundation, the Heising-Simons Foundation and the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation.