Highlights include an 1822 letter from Thomas Jefferson documenting his reading suggestions for furthering one's education; rare Babe Ruth Candy Club membership card, ca. 1926, with tips from the Babe himself; a ruby and diamond necklace, ca. 1920.
Specialists from the country's leading auction houses - Christie's, Doyle New York, Skinner and Sotheby's - 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.