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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Phoenix, Ariz. - Hour One

Airs Monday, December 22, 2014 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV

Credit: Jeff Dunn for ANTIQUES ROADSHOW

Above: At ANTIQUES ROADSHOW in Phoenix, Arizona, this guest brings in an extensive collection of original art from cartoonist Charles Schulz’ iconic comic strip “Peanuts.” Appraiser Gary Sohmers is delighted to see such a varied collection and assigns a hefty insurance value of $350,000.

Specialists from the country's leading auction houses and independent dealers from across the nation travel throughout the United States offering free appraisals of antiques and collectibles. ANTIQUES ROADSHOW cameras watch as owners recount tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-neglected items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these finds. Mark L. Walberg hosts.

Behind the Scenes in Phoenix

View photos from ROADSHOW's visit to Phoenix, Arizona on August 1, 2009.

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"Phoenix, Arizona" (Hour One) - ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Stuart Whitehurst visit the Hall of Flame Museum in Phoenix, 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.

This episode originally aired in 2010.

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Phoenix, AZ (Hour One) - Preview

A circa 1905 advertising display for waterproof baby pants; a 1797 Chippendale marriage chest; and a collection of original Charles Schulz "Peanuts" artwork. 12/26/2011

Appraisal: Tiffany Studios Peacock Mirror, ca. 1905

Arlie Sulka appraises a Tiffany Studios Peacock Mirror, ca. 1905, in Phoenix, Hour 1.

Appraisal: 1917 First Women Yeomans Battalion Flag

Field Segment: Fire Fighting Collectibles

Host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser Stuart Whitehurst for a look at the largest collection of fire fighting material in North America at the Hall of Flame Fire Museum in Phoenix, Arizona.

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