Antiques Roadshow: Eugene, Ore. - Hour One
Airs Monday, January 27, 2014 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Originally published January 20, 2012 at 2:44 p.m., updated January 24, 2014 at 1:33 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.
Behind the Scenes in Eugene, Oregon
View photos from ROADSHOW'S visit to Eugene on Saturday, June 4, 2011.
Slidehow: Collier's Covers
Better known for his Saturday Evening Post illustrations, Norman Rockwell created just four covers for Collier's magazine, all in 1919, including "The Little Model." View the photos
"Eugene, Ore." (Hour One) - In Eugene, Oregon, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Ken Farmer head to the banks of the scenic McKenzie River for a bit of fishing and a look into the antique fly fishing gear market.
Highlights include a collection of signed baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb memorabilia dating back to the early 1950s; an original "Rosemary’s Baby" drawing by art designer Clem Hall, rescued from a Paramount Pictures dumpster; and a 1919 oil painting by Norman Rockwell, entitled "The Little Model," and valued at $500,000.
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