Antiques Roadshow: Washington, D.C.- Hour One
Airs Monday, August 12, 2013 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Originally published May 20, 2011 at 10:44 a.m., updated August 8, 2013 at 4:47 p.m.
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.
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In Washington, D.C., ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Michael Flanigan visit the Harry S. Truman Building, headquarters of the U.S. State Department and its diplomatic reception rooms, including the Thomas Jefferson State Reception Room, appointed with some of the best Americana of the 18th and 19th centuries.
This episode originally aired in 2011.
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