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Cameras capture tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-lost items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these finds.

TV Schedule

Jacksonville, Hour One #1822 [TV-G]
Highlights include a Laurel and Hardy "Swiss Miss" horn, a 1780 silver presentation cup, and a Thomas Hart Benton oil on tin.

  • KET Thursday, October 16 at 8:00 pm EDT

Raleigh (Part 3) #1403 [TV-G]
Items related to Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1966 visit to St. Mark's AME Zion Church in Durham, a circa 1800 Virginia-made table with purported ties to Thomas Jefferson, and a pair of circa 1725 chairs by furniture maker John Gaines.

  • KET Saturday, October 18 at 5:00 pm EDT

Jacksonville, Hour Two #1823 [TV-G]
Highlights include a Babyland Rag topsy-turvy doll, a diamond Art Deco bracelet watch, and Robert E. Lee's own map of critical battle areas around Richmond.

  • KET2 Monday, October 20 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KET Thursday, October 23 at 8:00 pm EDT

Atlantic City, NJ - Hour One #1404 [TV-G]
A Walt Whitman memoir inscribed by the author, a late 19th-century bronze and marble statue by French sculptor Albert Ernest Carrier Belleuse, and an oil painting by 19th-century Canadian artist Cornelius Krieghoff.

  • KET2 Monday, October 20 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, October 21 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KET2 Wednesday, October 22 at 5:00 am EDT
  • KET Saturday, October 25 at 5:00 pm EDT

Jacksonville, Hour Three #1824 [TV-G]
Highlights include a NASA "Mercury 7" signed photo, an 1862 Abraham Lincoln signed document, and a Tiffany & Co. gold necklace.

  • KET2 Monday, October 27 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Thursday, October 30 at 8:00 pm EST

Atlantic City, NJ - Hour Two #1405 [TV-G]
A collection of Enrico Caruso memorabilia, a dress by noted Italian designer Fortuny, and a pair of heirloom boxwood and ivory figurines possibly by sculptor Simon Troger.

  • KET2 Monday, October 27 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, October 28 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, October 29 at 5:00 am EST
  • KET Saturday, November 1 at 5:00 pm EST

Miami Beach (Part 1) #1501 [TV-G]
A rare 1960 re-release movie poster for the iconic biker film The Wild One; a George Ohr vase with a surprising secret; and a 1940s mobile by Alexander Calder — grabbing the number two spot in the list of all-time highest value Roadshow appraisals.

  • KET2 Monday, November 3 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Thursday, November 6 at 8:00 pm EST

Atlantic City, NJ - Hour Three #1406 [TV-G]
A fanciful circa 1900 folk art sculpture, a 1934 New York Yankees team-signed baseball, and an early 20th-century painting by George Bellows.

  • KET2 Monday, November 3 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 4 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, November 5 at 5:00 am EST
  • KET Saturday, November 8 at 5:00 pm EST

Miami Beach (Part 2) #1502 [TV-G]
An archive of correspondence and photos, circa 1965, marking the friendship between a cigar-loving Winston Churchill and the guest's Cuban great aunt and uncle; a stunning 1908 example of New Orleans' Newcomb College pottery; and an heirloom collection of vintage diamond rings and a necklace.

  • KET2 Monday, November 10 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 11 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Thursday, November 13 at 8:00 pm EST

Madison, WI - Hour One #1407 [TV-G]
An Art Deco charm bracelet, an heirloom 1938 Martin D-18, and an angry 1976 letter from Frank Sinatra to Chicago Daily News columnist Mike Royko.

  • KET2 Monday, November 10 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 11 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET Saturday, November 15 at 5:00 pm EST

Miami Beach (Part 3) #1503 [TV-G]
A rare, Qing Dynasty (early 18th century) vase; a 1956 Gretsch Chet Atkins Model 6120 guitar; and a charming oil painting by popular Victorian artist John George Brown.

  • KET2 Monday, November 17 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 18 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Thursday, November 20 at 8:00 pm EST

Madison, WI - Hour Two #1408 [TV-G]
Photos by American photographer Edward Weston, a table crafted by master furniture maker George Nakashima, and an ornate exhibition piece, made by Tiffany for the 1893 Columbian Exhibition in Chicago.

  • KET2 Monday, November 17 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 18 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, November 19 at 5:00 am EST
  • KET Saturday, November 22 at 5:00 pm EST

Finders Keepers #1720 [TV-G]
A Weller Coppertone vase and a collection of Cole Porter and Monty Woolley letters are appraised.

  • KET2 Monday, November 24 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 25 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Thursday, November 27 at 8:00 pm EST

Madison, WI - Hour Three #1409 [TV-G]
A turn-of-the-century Japanese bamboo sculpture, Edwardian pearl earrings with Art Deco pendants, and an oil painting by noted 19th-century California painter Thomas Hill.

  • KET2 Monday, November 24 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 25 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Thursday, November 27 at 5:00 am EST

Junk in the Trunk 4, Part 1 #1832 [TV-G]
Appraisals include a Steiff Pushmi-Pullyu Doctor Dolittle character, a Pablo Picasso linocut, and a pair of Italian carved door panels.

  • KET2 Monday, December 1 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, December 3 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, December 5 at 3:00 am EST
  • KET Saturday, December 6 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Sunday, December 7 at 4:00 am EST

Denver (Part 1) #1410 [TV-G]
A poster of the famous Wright Flyer airplane, a first edition copy of William Faulkner's Sartoris, and an heirloom collection of jewelry that includes a diamond ring crafted by "Jeweler to the Stars" Paul Flato.

  • KET2 Tuesday, December 2 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, December 3 at 5:00 am EST
  • KET2 Thursday, December 4 at 4:00 am EST

Junk in the Trunk 3 #1721 [TV-G]
This special features a Myrtle Beach guest with a sports collection that would make any Celtics fan turn green with envy, a diamond and platinum ring in Corpus Christi, and a valuable old book with a mysterious past in Rapid City.

  • KET2 Monday, December 8 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 9 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Thursday, December 11 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Saturday, December 13 at 5:00 pm EST

Denver (Part 2) #1411 [TV-G]
A Dodger's game-used jersey, worn by pitcher Don Drysdale; an heirloom 17th-century Massachusetts armchair; and an heirloom 1817 needlework family portrait.

  • KET2 Monday, December 8 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 9 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, December 10 at 5:00 am EST

Junk in the Trunk 4, Part 2 #1833 [TV-G]
Great appraisals include a collection of 1898 Mardi Gras invitations, Julia Child's copper pans, and a German violin with a Sartory bow.

  • KET2 Monday, December 15 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 16 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Thursday, December 18 at 8:00 pm EST

Denver (Part 3) #1412 [TV-G]
Two circa 1958 prototype chairs designed by the guest's father; a salesman's sample canoe; and a 1941 Martin guitar, played by the guest's great-uncle.

  • KET2 Monday, December 15 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 16 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Wednesday, December 17 at 5:00 am EST

The Boomer Years #1834 [TV-G]
Highlights include a 1956 Elvis "Love Me Tender" standee, a 1958 Martin Luther King, Jr. letter purchased at the estate of a Richard Nixon biographer, and Charles Schulz comic strip art.

  • KET2 Monday, December 22 at 8:00 pm EST

Phoenix (Part 1) #1413 [TV-G]
A circa 1905 advertising display for waterproof baby pants, a 1797 Chippendale marriage chest, and a collection of original Charles Schulz "Peanuts" artwork.

  • KET2 Monday, December 22 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 23 at 1:00 am EST

Manor House Treasures #1835 [TV-G]
Taking inspiration from "Downton Abbey" and other period dramas, this special features a Lord Byron cellarette and portrait, a Louis Vuitton steamer trunk, and a Louis Comfort Tiffany necklace.

  • KET2 Monday, December 29 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Thursday, January 1 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET Saturday, January 3 at 5:00 pm EST

Phoenix (Part 2) #1414 [TV-G]
A 1982 bronze maquette by renowned sculptor Henry Moore, an heirloom amethyst jewelry collection, and an early abstract painting by Chuck Close.

  • KET2 Monday, December 29 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 30 at 1:00 am EST
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