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The Great Adventure

The Testing of Sam Houston (Season 1, Episode 16)
TV Episode | 60 min | Drama

In 1817, Andrew Jackson appoints a young Sam Houston to oversee the forced relocation of the Cherokee from Tennessee. He soon clashes with both Jackson and the US Government over his fair and humane treatment of the Cherokee.
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Writers
Composer
David Buttolph (music composed and conducted by)
Cinematographer
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Patricia Mock (as Patricia Rose)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Jan 31, 1964

Release date
Jan 31, 1964 (United States)

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Robert Culp
Sam Houston Sam Houston   See fewer
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Victor Jory
Andrew Jackson Andrew Jackson   See fewer
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Mario Alcalde
Too-Chee-La Too-Chee-La   See fewer
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Katherine Crawford
Eliza Allen Eliza Allen   See fewer
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Robert Emhardt
Stanbery Stanbery   See fewer
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Kent Smith
William Carroll William Carroll   See fewer
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David White
John C. Calhoun John C. Calhoun   See fewer
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Ralph Moody
Oo-Lo-Techka Oo-Lo-Techka   See fewer
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June Vincent
Mrs. Allen Mrs. Allen   See fewer
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Tom Palmer
Mr. Allen Mr. Allen   See fewer
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Francis De Sales
Speaker of the House Speaker of the House   See fewer
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Ken Drake
Miller Miller   See fewer
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Robert Riordan
Breckenridge Breckenridge   See fewer
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Edwin Mills
Male Secretary Male Secretary   See fewer
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William Arvin
Jackson's Aide (as Bill Arvin) Jackson's Aide (as Bill Arvin)   See fewer
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Dick Wilson
Mr. Metcalf Mr. Metcalf   See fewer
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John Craven
First Reporter First Reporter   See fewer
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Melvin F. Allen
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Leonard P. Geer
Second Voice (as Lenny Geer) Second Voice (as Lenny Geer)   See fewer
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Jacque Shelton
Second Reporter Second Reporter   See fewer
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Russell Johnson
Narrator Narrator   See fewer
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Nick Borgani
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Cristo
Spectator (uncredited) Spectator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russell Custer
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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