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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Minneapolis, Minn. - Hour Two

Airs Monday, April 28, 2014 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV

Above: At the ANTIQUES ROADSHOW event in Minneapolis, the owner (left) of this circa 1885 heirloom oil painting by Russian artist Franz Roubaud gasps when appraiser Betty Krulik tells her the hot Russian art market is responsible for the work’s value of $100,000.

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.

Behind the Scenes in Minneapolis

View photos from ROADSHOW's visit to Minneapolis, Minn. on Saturday, July 9, 2011.

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In Minneapolis, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Phil Weiss are surrounded by military aviation memorabilia for a discussion of animation propaganda produced by Disney Studios during World War II.

Highlights include a 1956 Elvis Presley standee rescued from an attic; a portrait sketched by George Gershwin accompanied with letters from the composer to the owner’s mother; and a circa 1885 Franz Roubaud oil painting, valued at $100,000.

Miss last week's show? Catch up on your appraisal watching in the ROADSHOW Archive. Search by city, episode, season, and more! ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is on Facebook, and you can follow @RoadshowPBS on Twitter.

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Antiques Roadshow: Minneapolis: 1865 Lincoln Mourning Parade Banner

Above: In a preview from Minneapolis (Hour Two) Wes Cowan appraises a Lincoln mourning parade banner from 1865 and speaks with the banner's owner, former NFL star and current Minneapolis Supreme Court Justice Alan Page, who says he collects Jim Crow-era memorabilia to help remind him that everybody is entitled to equal justice.

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Roadshow Field Segment: Disney Propaganda

Above: Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Phil Weiss are surrounded by military aviation memorabilia for a discussion of animation propaganda produced by Disney Studios during World War II.

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Bonus Footage: José Carioca Disney Cel, ca. 1943

Above: In this bonus footage from Minneapolis, collectibles expert Phil Weiss looks at an animation cel of José Carioca, a cartoon character created by Disney in the 1940s to help sway South America towards the Allies effort in WWII.

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