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Santa Clara, Hour Two (Episode #1914H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 22, 2017 -- 3:00 PM

AR heads to Santa Clara, where host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser James Supp at the Pacific Pinball Museum to look at vintage pinball machines. Highlights include a Lambert magician automaton, ca. 1900, that is still in working condition; a Ray Bradbury archive collected by Bradbury's high school English teacher; and Fred Myrick scrimshaw tooth, ca. 1830, that has a long history of family folklore and is appraised for $150,000 to $200,000.

Santa Clara, Hour One (Episode #1913H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 21, 2017 -- 3:00 PM

AR is in Santa Clara, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Stephen Fletcher travel to the Japanese American Museum of San Jose to learn about arts and crafts made by Japanese and Japanese Americans interned in camps during WWII. Highlights include an Italian hotel proprietor's autograph book that includes signatures from John Steinbeck, Leo Tolstoy, Mark Twain; a Margaret Keane "Big Eye" painting; and a collection of 1936-1939 Edward Weston photographs, previously owned by Academy Award-winning special effects artist Warren Newcombe, and now valued at $180,000 to $260, 000.

Palm Springs, Hour One (Episode #2107#)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 20, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Journey to Palm Springs for vintage and antique finds such as a 1965 Noah Purifoy sculpture, Carroll O'Connor's Archie Bunker coat, ca. 1970, and a Franz Bergman foundry Vienna bronze lamp from around 1920. Can you guess which is valued at $125,000?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 21, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Birmingham, Hour Three (Episode #1912H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 14, 2017 -- 3:00 PM

AR rolls into Birmingham, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser John Buxton visit the Birmingham Museum of Art to look at a rare African wood carving from the late 19th century. Highlights include an autographed first edition copy of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird; a Titanic photograph and book tracing back to the owner's survivor relatives; and a Rolex military watch with ties to The Great Escape book and film that is appraised for $40,000 to $50, 000.

Charleston, Hour Two (Episode #1917H)

KQED 9: Tue, Feb 14, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Hour two in Charleston, West Virginia, features highlights such as a collection of Marilyn Monroe stills from some of her greatest cinematic hits; a British rainbow spatterware pot, ca. 1860, purchased for $10; and an 1849 ship's log and register chronicling the journey from Boston to San Francisco during the Gold Rush. Can you guess which is valued at $40,000 to $50,000? Also: Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Kathleen Bailey travel to The Huntington Museum of Art to discuss antique Ohio Valley glass.

Indianapolis, Hour Three (Episode #2106#)

KQED 9: Tue, Feb 14, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Travel to Indianapolis for hidden treasures including an 1898 Alphonse Mucha JOB poster, a 1974 George Nakashima "Kent Hall" floor lamp and a 1961 Ty Cobb-signed baseball. Which is the big find?

Charleston, Hour Two (Episode #1917H)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 13, 2017 -- 9:00 PM

Hour two in Charleston, West Virginia, features highlights such as a collection of Marilyn Monroe stills from some of her greatest cinematic hits; a British rainbow spatterware pot, ca. 1860, purchased for $10; and an 1849 ship's log and register chronicling the journey from Boston to San Francisco during the Gold Rush. Can you guess which is valued at $40,000 to $50,000? Also: Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Kathleen Bailey travel to The Huntington Museum of Art to discuss antique Ohio Valley glass.

Indianapolis, Hour Three (Episode #2106#)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 13, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Travel to Indianapolis for hidden treasures including an 1898 Alphonse Mucha JOB poster, a 1974 George Nakashima "Kent Hall" floor lamp and a 1961 Ty Cobb-signed baseball. Which is the big find?

Indianapolis, Hour Two (Episode #2105H)

KQED Life: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 11:00 AM

Discover treasures from Indianapolis including a 1952 Joe Louis-signed whiskey bottle, a Sheraton sideboard, ca. 1820, and a 1928 NY Yankees team-signed baseball. Which one is the top find of the hour?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Charleston, Hour One (Episode #1916H)

KQED 9: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 3:00 PM

In Charleston, West Virginia, new appraisals include an archive of the Oak Ridge Journal, the newspaper for a town created for the Manhattan Project; a Pete Seeger autographed sign relating to the Peekskill riots of 1949; and an 1854 Edward Beyer panoramic oil painting that features Charleston before West Virginia separated from Virginia. Tune in to find out which appraisal is valued at $250,000! Also: Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Kevin Zavian visit the Beckley Exhibition Mine to bust some popular diamond myths.

Birmingham, Hour Two (Episode #1911H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 7, 2017 -- 3:00 PM

AR is in Birmingham, where host Mark L. Walberg heads to the historic site of Sloss Furnaces with appraiser Stuart Whitehurst to learn about iron antiques and the history of the iron and steel industry. Highlights include 1968 letters from a young Bill Clinton that include his candid opinions on politics and war; a Lalique hood ornament in an uncommon amethyst color; and a 1952 John Falter illustration valued at $200,000 to $250,000 in today's hot illustration art market.

Charleston, Hour One (Episode #1916H)

KQED 9: Tue, Feb 7, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

In Charleston, West Virginia, new appraisals include an archive of the Oak Ridge Journal, the newspaper for a town created for the Manhattan Project; a Pete Seeger autographed sign relating to the Peekskill riots of 1949; and an 1854 Edward Beyer panoramic oil painting that features Charleston before West Virginia separated from Virginia. Tune in to find out which appraisal is valued at $250,000! Also: Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Kevin Zavian visit the Beckley Exhibition Mine to bust some popular diamond myths.

Indianapolis, Hour Two (Episode #2105H)

KQED 9: Tue, Feb 7, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Discover treasures from Indianapolis including a 1952 Joe Louis-signed whiskey bottle, a Sheraton sideboard, ca. 1820, and a 1928 NY Yankees team-signed baseball. Which one is the top find of the hour?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Charleston, Hour One (Episode #1916H)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 6, 2017 -- 9:00 PM

In Charleston, West Virginia, new appraisals include an archive of the Oak Ridge Journal, the newspaper for a town created for the Manhattan Project; a Pete Seeger autographed sign relating to the Peekskill riots of 1949; and an 1854 Edward Beyer panoramic oil painting that features Charleston before West Virginia separated from Virginia. Tune in to find out which appraisal is valued at $250,000! Also: Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Kevin Zavian visit the Beckley Exhibition Mine to bust some popular diamond myths.

Indianapolis, Hour Two (Episode #2105H)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 6, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Discover treasures from Indianapolis including a 1952 Joe Louis-signed whiskey bottle, a Sheraton sideboard, ca. 1820, and a 1928 NY Yankees team-signed baseball. Which one is the top find of the hour?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Indianapolis, Hour One (Episode #2104H)

KQED Life: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 11:00 AM

Travel to Indiana's capital city to uncover antique and vintage treasures such as a Norman Rockwell charcoal self-portrait, ca. 1976, a 1958 signed Indy 500 racing flag, and an 1883 Victorian wedding ensemble. Which is the night's top find?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Santa Clara, Hour Three (Episode #1915H)

KQED 9: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 3:00 PM

The third hour in Santa Clara, California, features great finds that include a Booker T. Washington archive collected by Washington's former teacher; a 17th-century Chinese transitional wine pot that was mistaken for a teapot; and an Eanger Irving Couse painting featuring an iconic subject for the artist. Watch to discover which item is valued at $75,000! Also: Host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser Brian Witherell at the Computer History Museum to look at the first Apple computer.

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