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Danielle Colby of American Pickers at the Grand Rapids Antiques Market in January

American Pickers Star to Launch Show

American Pickers Star to Launch Show

American Pickers star Danielle Colby is launching an antiques show. The first edition will take place October 25-26 at the River Center in Davenport, Iowa. She has teamed up with Vintage Promotions, which currently produces Grand Rapids Antiques Market, Vintage Garage Chicago, the Dallas Vintage Clothing and Jewelry Show and other events. “It was a

American Pickers and Antique Archaeology Come to Nashville

On July 2, 2011, Nashville, Tennessee welcomed her newest business: Antique Archaeology. Owner Mike Wolfe of History Channel’s American Pickers, has long had a relationship with Nashville, with antique dealers, designers, sellers and private customers. Wolfe has owned the parent store of Antique Archeology in LaClaire, Iowa for about five years. Since the debut of

Benjamin Franklin’s Famed ‘Disputes with America’ Letter of 1767 Released by Midwest Collector

Benjamin Franklin’s famous “Disputes with America” letter of 1767, one of the most important and widely quoted letters from this legendary founding father, will be sold at public auction by Heritage Auction Galleries Beverly Hills on Oct. 14 as part of the company’s Signature Historic Manuscripts Auction. It is estimated to bring more than $300,000.