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Denver, CO - Hour Two (Episode #1411H)

KQED Life: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

In Denver, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Peter Shemonsky visit the unclaimed property office of the Colorado State Treasurer and discover some orphaned gems. Program highlights include:a Dodger's game-used jersey, worn by pitching ace Don Drysdale in 1966; an heirloom 17th-century Massachusetts armchair; and an heirloom 1817 schoolgirl needlework family portrait, valued at $50,000 to $70,000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Tucson, Az - Hour 1 (Episode #1107)

KQED Life: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Mark Walberg gets a taste of Tucson, Arizona, history from the seat of an antique buggy, part of the impressive stable of horse-drawn conveyances housed at the Tucson Rodeo Parade Museum and proudly mobilized for the annual Tucson Rodeo Parade. At the Tucson Convention Center, it's a pageant of prized possessions, including two Picasso-designed vases bought in France; a court affidavit submitted by Jimmy Carter to the state of Maine on the eve of the 1976 election appealing their decision list him on the ballot as James Earl Carter; and an ornate saddle - purchased for the owner as a child and ridden just once when she competed for the title of Coolidge Cotton Days Rodeo Queen in Coolidge, Arizona - a cinch to bring $6000 to $8000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Denver, CO - Hour Two (Episode #1411H)

KQED 9: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

In Denver, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Peter Shemonsky visit the unclaimed property office of the Colorado State Treasurer and discover some orphaned gems. Program highlights include:a Dodger's game-used jersey, worn by pitching ace Don Drysdale in 1966; an heirloom 17th-century Massachusetts armchair; and an heirloom 1817 schoolgirl needlework family portrait, valued at $50,000 to $70,000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Tucson, Az - Hour 1 (Episode #1107)

KQED 9: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 2:00 AM

Mark Walberg gets a taste of Tucson, Arizona, history from the seat of an antique buggy, part of the impressive stable of horse-drawn conveyances housed at the Tucson Rodeo Parade Museum and proudly mobilized for the annual Tucson Rodeo Parade. At the Tucson Convention Center, it's a pageant of prized possessions, including two Picasso-designed vases bought in France; a court affidavit submitted by Jimmy Carter to the state of Maine on the eve of the 1976 election appealing their decision list him on the ballot as James Earl Carter; and an ornate saddle - purchased for the owner as a child and ridden just once when she competed for the title of Coolidge Cotton Days Rodeo Queen in Coolidge, Arizona - a cinch to bring $6000 to $8000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Denver, CO - Hour Two (Episode #1411H)

KQED 9: Mon, Aug 27, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

In Denver, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Peter Shemonsky visit the unclaimed property office of the Colorado State Treasurer and discover some orphaned gems. Program highlights include:a Dodger's game-used jersey, worn by pitching ace Don Drysdale in 1966; an heirloom 17th-century Massachusetts armchair; and an heirloom 1817 schoolgirl needlework family portrait, valued at $50,000 to $70,000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Tucson, Az - Hour 1 (Episode #1107)

KQED 9: Mon, Aug 27, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

Mark Walberg gets a taste of Tucson, Arizona, history from the seat of an antique buggy, part of the impressive stable of horse-drawn conveyances housed at the Tucson Rodeo Parade Museum and proudly mobilized for the annual Tucson Rodeo Parade. At the Tucson Convention Center, it's a pageant of prized possessions, including two Picasso-designed vases bought in France; a court affidavit submitted by Jimmy Carter to the state of Maine on the eve of the 1976 election appealing their decision list him on the ballot as James Earl Carter; and an ornate saddle - purchased for the owner as a child and ridden just once when she competed for the title of Coolidge Cotton Days Rodeo Queen in Coolidge, Arizona - a cinch to bring $6000 to $8000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Phoenix, AZ - Hour One (Episode #1413H)

KQED 9: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Stuart Whitehurst visit Phoenix' Hall of Flame Museum, home to the largest collection of fire-fighting materials in North America. Program highlights include a circa 1905 advertising display for waterproof baby pants; a 1797 Chippendale marriage chest; and a collection of original Charles Schulz "Peanuts" artwork, valued at $350,000.

Tucson, Az - Hour 3 (Episode #1109)

KQED 9: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 2:00 AM

AR wraps up its trip to Tucson, Arizona, as host Mark Walberg and appraiser Colleene Fesko tour the Tucson Museum of Art, rounding up works of art depicting horses. At the Tucson Convention Center, crowds brave the 104-degree heat to bring in some cool objects, including a rare collection of 1956 Olympics memorabilia saved by the owner's father, trainer for the gold medal-winning American basketball team that included Bill Russell; a striking collection of World War II American propaganda posters; and a trio of paintings by acclaimed 20th-century French "outsider" artist Gaston Chaissac, given an auction estimate of $50,000-$100,000.

Phoenix, AZ - Hour One (Episode #1413H)

KQED 9: Mon, Aug 20, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Stuart Whitehurst visit Phoenix' Hall of Flame Museum, home to the largest collection of fire-fighting materials in North America. Program highlights include a circa 1905 advertising display for waterproof baby pants; a 1797 Chippendale marriage chest; and a collection of original Charles Schulz "Peanuts" artwork, valued at $350,000.

Tucson, Az - Hour 3 (Episode #1109)

KQED 9: Mon, Aug 20, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

AR wraps up its trip to Tucson, Arizona, as host Mark Walberg and appraiser Colleene Fesko tour the Tucson Museum of Art, rounding up works of art depicting horses. At the Tucson Convention Center, crowds brave the 104-degree heat to bring in some cool objects, including a rare collection of 1956 Olympics memorabilia saved by the owner's father, trainer for the gold medal-winning American basketball team that included Bill Russell; a striking collection of World War II American propaganda posters; and a trio of paintings by acclaimed 20th-century French "outsider" artist Gaston Chaissac, given an auction estimate of $50,000-$100,000.

Vintage San Francisco (Episode #1626H)

KQED 9: Mon, Aug 13, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

The 1997-1998 rainfall season was the second wettest (47.22 inches) in the 149 seasons recorded beginning in 1849. AR's 1998 trip to the City by the Bay featured a modest-looking Eskimo hunting helmet with an estimated value that has swelled from its original $65,000 to $75, 000 to $100,000 to $125,000, while a 1385 English silver spoon declined from $10,000 to $20,000 to $5000 to $8000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 13, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

Vintage Houston (Episode #1624H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 5, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

In 1998, Dr. Ferid Murad of the UT-Houston Medical School won the Nobel Prize in medicine for his work on the cardio-vascular system, while AR made hearts palpitate with its first visit to H-Town. 14 years later, a 19th-century Chinese jade scepter, originally appraised for $1500 to $2500, has spiked to a radiantly healthy $50, 000 to $80,000, while a 1912 Titanic menu went from a heart-stopping $75,000 to $100,000 to a less pulse-quickening $50,000 to $75,000.

Atlantic City, NJ - Hour Three (Episode #1406H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 5, 2012 -- 2:00 AM

Where better for AR and appraiser Kevin Zavian to dive into the subject of pearls than at Dock's Oyster House in Atlantic City, New Jersey? Highlights include a fanciful circa 1900 folk art sculpture; a 1934 New York Yankees team-signed baseball; and an early 20th century landscape painting by George Bellows, one of America's greatest artists, passed down in the Bellows family and valued at $ 150,000.

Vintage Houston (Episode #1624H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 4, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

In 1998, Dr. Ferid Murad of the UT-Houston Medical School won the Nobel Prize in medicine for his work on the cardio-vascular system, while AR made hearts palpitate with its first visit to H-Town. 14 years later, a 19th-century Chinese jade scepter, originally appraised for $1500 to $2500, has spiked to a radiantly healthy $50, 000 to $80,000, while a 1912 Titanic menu went from a heart-stopping $75,000 to $100,000 to a less pulse-quickening $50,000 to $75,000.

Atlantic City, NJ - Hour Three (Episode #1406H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 4, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

Where better for AR and appraiser Kevin Zavian to dive into the subject of pearls than at Dock's Oyster House in Atlantic City, New Jersey? Highlights include a fanciful circa 1900 folk art sculpture; a 1934 New York Yankees team-signed baseball; and an early 20th century landscape painting by George Bellows, one of America's greatest artists, passed down in the Bellows family and valued at $ 150,000.

Denver, CO - Hour One (Episode #1410H)

KQED Life: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Host Mark L. Walberg meets appraiser Kathleen Bailey at Denver's Kirkland Art Museum to view its collection of wild-looking Art Deco glassware known as Ruba Rombic. Highlights include a poster of the famous Wright Flyer airplane, made by the owner's great-grandfather, marking the Wright Brothers' triumphant return to Dayton, Ohio, in 1909; a first edition copy of William Faulkner's Sartoris, inscribed to the owner's father, one of Faulkner's cousins; and an heirloom collection of jewelry that includes a fabulous diamond ring, crafted by "Jeweler to the Stars" Paul Flato, and valued at $215,000 to $270, 000.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 4, 2012 -- 3:00 PM

Philadelphia, PA - Hour 3 (Episode #1106)

KQED Life: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Host Mark L. Walberg wraps up AR's visit to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with a stop at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, where he's joined by appraiser Alasdair Nichol. The oldest art school in the country, the Academy continues to be a hothouse for some of America's most promising new artists. At the Pennsylvania Convention Center, experts unveil more masterworks, including a pair of paintings by noted Hudson River School artist John F. Kensett - bought at a yard sale for $35; a dazzling three-carat, Asscher-cut, yellow diamond ring; and a trio of autographed baseballs featuring signatures from the 1944 St. Louis Cardinals, Ted Williams in his 1939 rookie season and an authenticated autograph from Babe Ruth himself in the late 1940s. Together, this triple play wins an auction estimate of $34,000 to $46,000.

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