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    Special: Politically Collect (2008)

    Electing and Collecting: These two great American traditions combine in one historic hour! ANTIQUES ROADSHOW’s Politically Collect commemorates political battles long past, with treasures that hail from red states and blue.

    ROADSHOW's Kennedy Tribute

    In conjunction with the broadcast premiere of JFK, a new biography from AMERICAN EXPERIENCE, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW pays tribute from its archive.

    Kennedy and Johnson Archive

    More letters and photos from the collection of JFK's White House photographer (Orlando, Hour 3)

    Want to Meet General Sickles?:
    A Rapscallion's Résumé

    A look at the life of Civil War General Daniel Sickles proves they just don't make a good old-fashioned scoundrel like they used to. (Albuquerque, Hour 2)

    Eleanor Roosevelt Archive

    An interactive collection of White House mementos from Eleanor Roosevelt's friend and personal maid. (Philadelphia, Hour 3)

    See John Quincy Adams' Diary Online

    The Mass. Historical Society has digitized 51 volumes of Adams' personal diary, which he kept for almost 70 years.

    Benjamin Harrison Presidential Rocker, ca. 1890
    Leslie Keno

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    Revolutionary War Discharge Signed by George Washington
    Stephen Massey

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    Two 1947 American Political Cartoons
    Colleene Fesko

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    John Quincy Adams' House of Representatives Chair
    Wendell Garrett

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    Early 19th-Century George Washington Mantel Clock
    Gordon Converse

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    20th-Century American Political Buttons
    Rudy Franchi

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    World War I Binoculars & Franklin Delano Roosevelt Letter
    Selby Kiffer

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    19th-Century Necklace with Mary Todd Lincoln Provenance
    Berj Zavian

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    1848 Zachary Taylor & Lewis Cass Campaign Drum
    William Guthman

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    19th-Century Folk Art Horse & Rider
    C. Wesley Cowan

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    Samuel Osgood Miniature Portrait, ca. 1790
    Alan Fausel

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    Jimmy Carter Affidavit from the 1976 Presidential Campaign
    Mike Gutierrez

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    Haviland White House Bowls, ca. 1880
    David Lackey

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    Eleanor Roosevelt Archive, ca. 1941
    Ian Ehling

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    Autographed Diploma with 20th-Century Presidential Signatures
    Christopher Coover

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    John F. Kennedy & Lyndon B. Johnson Signed Photographs
    Francis Wahlgren

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    Congressional Desk and Chair, ca. 1857
    Brian Witherell

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    Civil War Autograph Collection
    Rafael Eledge

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