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    Bismarck, North Dakota: 2015

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    ROADSHOW visits Bismarck, North Dakota, a frontier city with a tight community and tons of prairie pride.

    Hour 1 | Original Air Date: February 16, 2015 (#1907)

    FIELD TRIP | Elizabeth Bacon Custer Books

    Take a trip to Fort Abraham Lincoln with Host Mark L. Walberg and expert Ken Gloss to check out Elizabeth Bacon Custer books, in Bismarck, Hour 1.

    OWNER INTERVIEW | Tlingit Wolf Masquette & Ancestor Mask

    Hear more from the owner of the masks!


    ARTICLE | Saving the Squalus

    Rescuing the men aboard a sunken submarine was all but impossible until 1939, when Charles Momsen helped save the lives of 33 sailors trapped 240 feet beneath the ocean's surface.



    Hour 2 | Original Air Date: February 23, 2015 (#1908)

    FIELD TRIP | Larson Brothers Guitars

    Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Richard Johnston travel to the Vintage Guitar Magazine headquarters to discuss Larson Brothers guitars.

    FIELD TRIP | Vintage Joseff Jewelry

    Joseff of Hollywood's jewelry has adorned the most glamorous stars of the 20th century. Take a look at some iconic pieces with Mark L. Walberg and Rosalie Sayyah during ROADSHOW's visit in 2013.


    UPDATE | See the Cover

    The original oil on canvas by H.J. Ward was created for the September, 1938 edition of Romantic Western, a pulp publication whose content touches on dramatic frontier justice and confrontation. Take a look at the cover!



    Hour 3 | Original Air Date: March 23, 2015 (#1909)

    ARTICLE | What Was the Boxer Rebellion?

    Learn more about this traumatic upheaval in the history of modern China

    ARTICLE | Coca-Cola's Sundblom Santa

    Why was this Haddon Sundblom oil painting cut from its original canvas and repainted? Find out more in a letter from Coca-Cola!

    FIELD TRIP | Joseph No Two Horns Ledger Drawings

    Ted Trotta and Mark L. Walberg discuss Joseph No Two Horns Ledger Drawings in Bismarck, Hour 3.



    More

    VIDEO | Web Appraisal

    Check out this colorful Minnie Evans drawing appraised by Nigel Freeman!

    VIDEO | Web Appraisal

    Recognize that signature? Find out more about this Muhammad Ali autograph from Grant Zahajko.

    VIDEO | Web Appraisal

    Tim Gordon reveals the back story to this foreboding Marihuana film banner.

    VIDEO | Web Appraisal

    Riley Humler appraises a University of North Dakota piece in Bismarck, ND.

    VIDEO | Web Appraisal

    Take a look at this 18th C. German Over-Under pistol appraised by Paul Carella in Bismarck, ND.

    VIDEO | Web Appraisal

    David Weiss appraises a Nichol village landscape oil, ca. 1955, in Bismarck, ND.

    VIDEO | Web Appraisal

    In Bismarck, North Dakota, David Rago appraises 1930 & 1931 Rookwood matte vases.

    VIDEO | Web Appraisal

    Check out Brian Witherell's appraisal of a side chair attributed to Jellif, ca. 1870 in Bismarck, North Dakota.


    VIDEO | The Bismarck Feedback Booth

    Antique lovers share their finds and fails in the Feedback Booth in Bismarck, ND!


    Factory-Made Dining Table, ca. 1895
    Brian Witherell

    $300-$500
    Bismarck


    N. Gamse "The Globe" Pocketwatch, ca. 1910
    Kevin Zavian

    $4,000-$6,000
    Bismarck


    Steuben Crystal Heart & Key Paperweight
    Kathleen Bailey

    $2,500-$5,000
    Bismarck


    1959 Minerva Teichert "Cowboy with Sheep "Oil"
    Gene Shapiro

    $10,000-$15,000
    Bismarck


    Steiff Teddy Bear, ca. 1905
    Floyd Jones

    $1,500-$2,000
    Bismarck


    North Dakota School of Mines Vase, ca. 1935
    David Rago

    $4,000-$6,000
    Bismarck


    Woodlands Carved Ash Burl Bowl, ca. 1800
    Allan Katz

    $12,000-$15,000
    Bismarck


    Tlingit Wolf Masquette & Ancestor Mask
    Ted Trotta

    $250,000
    Bismarck


    Chinese Porcelain Plaques, ca. 1930
    Richard Cervantes

    $15,000-$25,000
    Bismarck


    1899 William Strang Woodblock Print
    Christopher Lane

    $1,500
    Bismarck


    1939 USS Squalus Rescue Group
    Jeffrey Shrader

    $6,000-$7,000
    Bismarck


    Weller Pottery Vase, ca. 1910
    David Lackey

    $2,000-$2,500
    Bismarck


    Shirley Temple Memorabilia, ca. 1935
    Leila Dunbar

    $4,300
    Bismarck


    Torino Chrome Robot Lamp, ca. 1979
    Kelly Wright

    $1,500-$2,500
    Bismarck


    J. & E. Stevens Calamity Bank, ca. 1885
    Andrew Truman

    $12,000-$17,000
    Bismarck


    19th-Century Japanese Bronze Crayfish
    Martha Blackwelder

    $3,000-$5,000
    Bismarck


    Rörstrand Teapot, ca. 1960
    Nicholas Dawes

    $500-$600
    Bismarck


    Mission Indian Basket, ca. 1920
    William Mercer

    $1,500
    Bismarck


    1935 Columbia Pictures Souvenir Statuette
    Grant Zahajko

    $5,000-$8,000
    Bismarck


    Ranchwear Outfit, ca. 1935
    Steven Porterfield

    $800-$1,200
    Bismarck


    Commemorative Confederate Medal & Case
    Rafael Eledge

    $2,500
    Bismarck


    Colt Third Model Dragoon, ca. 1855
    Paul Carella

    $2,500-$3,500
    Bismarck


    Jardinière on Pedestal, ca. 1890
    Nicholas Dawes

    $3,500
    Bismarck


    Joseff of Hollywood Parure, ca. 1940
    Rosalie Sayyah

    $1,500-$2,000
    Bismarck


    "History of Woman Suffrage" Group
    Ken Gloss

    $2,500-$4,500
    Bismarck


    Charles Eames "LCW" Chair, ca. 1955
    John Sollo

    $2,500-$3,500
    Bismarck


    Orrefors "Ariel" Vase, ca. 1945
    Arlie Sulka

    $35,000-$45,000
    Bismarck


    Brule Sioux Collection, ca. 1910
    William Mercer

    $6,200-$8,400
    Bismarck


    Horse Weathervane, ca. 1910
    Ken Farmer

    $3,000-$5,000
    Bismarck


    Diminutive Chest of Drawers, ca. 1835
    John Nye

    $1,500-$2,500
    Bismarck


    Chinese Imperial Dress Uniform, ca. 1900
    Lark Mason

    $100,000-$150,000
    Bismarck


    Edwardian Center Table, ca. 1910
    LaGina Austin

    $800-$1,200
    Bismarck


    1938 H.J. Ward Oil Painting
    Alasdair Nichol

    $10,000-$15,000
    Bismarck


    Japanese Doll China Set, ca. 1925
    Floyd Jones

    $1,250-$1,500
    Bismarck


    Larson Brothers Guitars
    Richard Johnston

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    Bismarck


    University of North Dakota Vases
    Riley Humler

    $4,000-$6,000
    Bismarck


    Italian Gold Bracelet, ca. 1950
    Mark Schaffer

    $5,500-$6,500
    Bismarck


    1953 – 1956 M.C. Escher Color Woodcuts
    Nigel Freeman

    $3,000-$5,000
    Bismarck


    Haddon Sundblom Santa Claus Oil & Ad
    David Weiss

    $30,150 - $50,200
    Bismarck


    1901 & 1908 Newcomb College Mugs
    Riley Humler

    $6,000
    Bismarck


    Sioux Indian Catlinite Pipes, ca. 1875
    John Buxton

    $3,500-$5,000
    Bismarck


    Enamel Snuff & Jewel Boxes
    Peter Shemonsky

    $5,100-$7,150
    Bismarck


    Harrison McIntosh Pottery Bowls
    Matthew Quinn

    $2,000-$3,000
    Bismarck


    1864 Carved Powder Horn
    Rafael Eledge

    $3,000
    Bismarck


    1890 Norwegian Hardanger Fiddle
    Claire Givens

    $8,000-$9,000
    Bismarck


    Russian Imperial Guard Collage
    Gene Shapiro

    $1,000-$2,000
    Bismarck


    George III Mahogany Kneehole Desk, ca. 1775
    Amanda Everard

    $1,000-$2,500
    Bismarck


    Persian Fereghan Sarouk Rug, ca. 1910
    Peter Pap

    $6,000
    Bismarck


    Chinese Porcelain Vase, ca. 1900
    Lark Mason

    $5,000-$8,000
    Bismarck


    Bergman Cold-Painted Bronze Lamp, ca. 1900
    Sebastian Clarke

    $6,000-$8,000
    Bismarck


    Multi-Stoned Gold Pin, ca. 1880
    Rosalie Sayyah

    $800-$1,200
    Bismarck


    Rindskopf Glass Vase, ca. 1910
    Meredith Meuwly

    $600-$800
    Bismarck


    Salesman Sample Matchbox Labels
    Grant Zahajko

    $6,000-$8,000
    Bismarck


    Palmer Murphy Hall of Fame Busts
    Jasmani Francis

    $1,500-$1,800
    Bismarck


    Irish Dragoons Swallowtail Guidons
    Christopher Mitchell

    $50,000
    Bismarck


    George W. Bush Signed "Time" Magazine
    Leila Dunbar

    $1,500
    Bismarck