He was one of the most fabled antiheroes of the Old West, a complicated figure whose outlaw reputation captured the imagination of a nation.
In central Kansas, a treasure hunt is underway that could call into question much of what we think we know of him. What happened to the gold Jesse James stole? Can any part of it be found? And if so, does it suggest that Jesse James was more than a bandit stealing for his own personal gain? Was he, in fact, a clandestine member of a powerful Confederate secret society determined to help the South rise again?
JESSE JAMES HIDDEN TREASURE follows a team of amateur historians as they search for James secret treasure in an attempt to discover new truths about the American legend, including why he robbed, and when he died.