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    Special: The Boomer Years (2014)

    ©Jeffrey Dunn

    In celebration of the “Boomer Years,” ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is looking back with nostalgia at the vintage treasures from the 1940s, 50s and 60s.

    Original Air Date: December 22, 2014 (#1834)

    ARTICLE | The Great Deflate

    In the fragile market for political memorabilia, more often equals less.

    SLIDESHOW | See MLK's Letter

    An in-depth look at Martin Luther King Jr.'s mixed message about "Tricky Dick."


    OWNER INTERVIEW | Earl Moran Pinup Painting, ca. 1959

    This owner's smile goes ear to ear after hearing the value of her beloved Earl Moran pinup painting, ca. 1959.

    FIELD TRIP | Modern Furniture

    John Sollo and host Mark L. Walberg take a look at modern furniture at the Public Museum in Grand Rapids, MI.


    Frisbie Pie Tin, ca, 1950
    George Glastris

    $100
    The Boomer Years


    1951 Yankees & Marilyn Monroe Signed Baseball
    Simeon Lipman

    $15,000
    The Boomer Years


    President Dwight D. Eisenhower Self-Portrait, ca. 1951
    Kathleen Harwood

    $15,000-$20,000
    The Boomer Years


    20th-Century Barbie Doll Clothes & Accessories
    Timothy Luke

    $300-$500
    The Boomer Years


    Charles Schulz Comic Strip Art, ca. 1960
    Philip Weiss

    $150,000-$200,000
    The Boomer Years


    1958 Pablo Picasso Drawings
    Todd Weyman

    $15,000-$20,000
    The Boomer Years


    1960 Review Edition of "To Kill A Mockingbird"
    Ken Gloss

    $5,000
    The Boomer Years


    1960 John F. Kennedy Campaign Poster
    Rudy Franchi

    $6,000-$8,000
    The Boomer Years


    Alexander Calder Brooch, ca. 1958
    Peter Shemonsky

    $20,000-$30,000
    The Boomer Years


    Smith-Miller Coca-Cola Truck, ca. 1955
    Andy Ourant

    $2,000-$3,000
    The Boomer Years


    1962 Left-Handed Olympic White Fender Stratocaster
    Peter Shaw

    $48,000
    The Boomer Years


    George Rickey Kinetic Sculpture, ca. 1958
    Kerry Shrives

    $10,000-$15,000
    The Boomer Years


    George Nakashima Walnut Trestle Table & Sketch, ca. 1955
    Leigh Keno

    $30,000-$36,000
    The Boomer Years


    1956 David Klein TWA Poster
    Nicholas Lowry

    $2,500-$3,500
    The Boomer Years


    Margaret De Patta Studio Jewelry, ca. 1950
    Rosalie Sayyah

    $7,000
    The Boomer Years


    1958 Martin Luther King, Jr. Letter
    Christopher Coover

    $10,000
    The Boomer Years


    1956 Elvis "Love Me Tender" Standee
    Laura Woolley

    $10,000-$15,000
    The Boomer Years


    1950 Vladimir Kagan's Partners Desk
    Peter Loughrey

    $8,000-$12,000
    The Boomer Years


    NASA "Mercury 7" Signed Photo, ca. 1960
    Grant Zahajko

    $5,000-$7,000
    The Boomer Years


    Earl Moran Pinup Painting. ca. 1960
    Colleene Fesko

    $20,000-$30,000
    The Boomer Years