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Antiques Roadshow; Best of Antiques Roadshow, The (1997)


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Antiques Roadshow
Best of Antiques Roadshow, The (1997)
Series Description

ROADSHOW is part adventure, part history lesson, part treasure hunt. 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 truth about these finds. Series hosT 100-400: Chris Jussel; Series hosT 5-600: Dan Elias. Series release date: 1997

Program Description

Highlights from the first "Roadshow" season, hints about the season to come and a look at your own neighbors' delight and surprise as they learn just how valuable that old painting or piece of furniture is. In-studio party for WGBH supporters who've signed up to bring their prize items into the WGBH studios. Series host: Antiques expert Chris Jussel

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Antiques and Collectibles
Moreno, Aida (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Antiques Roadshow; Best of Antiques Roadshow, The (1997),” 03/03/1997, GBH Archives, accessed April 19, 2024,
MLA: “Antiques Roadshow; Best of Antiques Roadshow, The (1997).” 03/03/1997. GBH Archives. Web. April 19, 2024. <>.
APA: Antiques Roadshow; Best of Antiques Roadshow, The (1997). Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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