Country Club

Local News

Local News.

'American Pickers' Coming to Virginia

by Frank Hammon posted Apr 23 2014 2:12PM
Are you a collector of old toys, you know the tin, wind-up or cast iron type? Maybe save old movie memorabilia or pre-60's TV merchandise? Are you hanging onto old advertising signage? You might be a candidate for the History Chennel's "American Pickers" when they come to Virginia next month. The show follows the pickers in their truck as they go on a mission in search of America's most fascinating and valuable antiques - treasures that have been long forgotten in junkyards and barns across the country. We have a list of some of the items for which they're looking below.
Motor scooters: 
 Vespas, Lambretta, Cushman 
-Old advertising signage 
-Vintage Motorcycles 
-Bicycles (1940's or earlier) 
-Unusual radios: transistor /Tabletop 
-Old toys: tin, wind-up, cast iron 
-Pre 50's vending machines 
-Pinball and slot machines 
-Old Movie Posters 
-Antique casino/gaming machines 
-Vintage movie memorabilia 
-Vintage advertising Items 
-Vintage concert posters & T-shirts 
-Early Boy Scout items 
-Pre 60's vintage diner collectibles 
-Pre 60's TV merchandise 
-Pre 50's western/equestrian Gear 
-Classic motorcycle memorabilia 
-Old rodeo items 
-Airline collectibles 
-Pan-Am, TWA, Etc. 
-Late 70's & earlier military Items 
-Bizarre mobster memorabilia 
-Vintage police officer collectibles 
-Pre 40's telephones 
-Folk art 
-Vintage BB Guns/ Cap Guns 
-Early Halloween items 
-Pre 40's Christmas items 
-Hawaiiana/ Tiki Collectibles 
-Vintage sports collectibles 
-Vintage election Memorabilia 
-Musical instruments 
-Civil War antiques 
-Vintage gas pumps 
-Pre 70's old neon signs 
-Strange woodcarvings 
-Vintage collegiate Collectible

Email your name, number, town, state and the items along with 
Pictures you think Mike and Frank will be interested in at: 
Or call and leave a message at 
*NOTE: Only large collections will be considered
Filed Under :
Location : AntiqueVirginia
People : FrankMike
04/23/2014 2:11PM
'American Pickers' Coming to Virginia
Please Enter Your Comments Below
Title :
Comment :

Shared Calendar

Recent Posts