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Christen Carter began collecting pin-back buttons as a young girl with a Snoopy button. That hobby grew into a business and a non-profit museum, the Busy Beaver Button Museum, which houses Christen’s collection, including rare buttons from George Washington’s inauguration and so much more.

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Episode 9: Meet Dwight

Collector Dwight Cleveland shares his collection of more than 4,500 vintage movie posters. For decades Dwight has been collecting these rare posters, including a Czech poster for King Kong, an Italian print for Casablanca and rare Disney gems. Is he willing to trade one away?

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  • Bob Adbou's Puppets and Pop Culture

    "Our toy collection is vintage character and cartoon toys only before 1981. E.T. is our cut off."
  • Michael Knight's Classic Hollywood Cars

    "I have various collections — from Star Wars to Batman. I, along with a friend, have the largest 'star car' collection in Michigan — perhaps this side of the country."

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Episodes

Episode 8: Meet Jim E.

Artist Jim Engel is a cartoonist and toy designer by trade, so it’s no surprise that he is the proud owner of a comic-book art collection more than five decades in the making. See the original artwork for Marvel’s Avengers No. 53, Jack Kirby work, and original artwork from a 1977 Captain America issue. Will he trade some of it for a statue of Doc Savage?

Episode 7: Meet Dan

Dan Thielmann has been collecting Coca-Cola items for 35 years and has an extensive collection of items dating back to the 1920s. We’ve brought along Coca-Cola collector Darrell Noble to put an estimated value on Dan’s collection — and he’s brought some Coca-Cola items from his own collection in hopes of making a trade with Dan.

Episode 6: Meet Jim P.

Guitarist Jim Peterik, formerly of Survivor, is known for hit songs like "Eye of the Tiger," as well his work with .38 Special and the Ides of March. His collection of 193 guitars contains some true rarities.

Episode 5 Sneak Peek: Meet Walter

Collector Walter Krueger shows host Lisa Whelchel through his giant and valuable collection of all things related to The Wizard of Oz. Walter’s collection fills his house — and a series of secret rooms!

Episode 4 Sneak Peek: Meet Zac

Zac Vege has loved the rock band KISS since he was a kid and has the basement to prove it. His collection of all things KISS includes Ace Frehley designed guitars and an original KISS pinball machine.

Episode 3 Sneak Peek: Meet Deb

Deb Hoffman doesn’t just collect Winnie the Pooh items, she’s in the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest collection of Winnie the Pooh items. The nearly 18,000 pieces are spread across two houses. Certified appraiser Judy Martin will value the collection — and, as a twist, she’s brought along a very special surprise for Deb.

Air date: April 14, 2019

Episode 2 Sneak Peek: Meet Rick

Rick Goldschmidt loved the toys of his youth so much that, as he grew older, he didn’t give them away — he bought more! Rick has a collection that now literally covers every surface and wall of his entire house.

Air date: April 7, 2019

Episode 1 Sneak Peek: Meet Paul

Paul Lisnek has been collecting Hollywood props and memorabilia for decades, as well as an extensive collection of U.S. historical political items including Presidential signatures and locks of hair.

Air date: April 7, 2019