ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Politically Collect
Saturday, October 1 at 9:00 p.m.
A salute to presidential elections and the keepsakes of political battles long past.
The Roadshow throws its hat in the ring with a specialeEdition “Politically Collect,” a celebration of America’s passion for collecting and electing.
Highlights include: an extensive collection of campaign buttons; a court affidavit submitted by Jimmy Carter to the state of Maine on the eve of the 1976 election, appealing its decision to list him on the ballot as James Earl Carter; and signed photos of Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson, valued at $75,000.
Photo: The proud owner stands next to her extensive collection of campaign buttons, spanning decades of election years and party lines.