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'American Pickers' coming to Oregon

Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz looking for interesting people with interesting items

SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Frank Fritz, left, and Mike Wolfe of American Pickers will be coming to Oregon to film this summer. They are looking for leads and would love to explore your hidden treasures.

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz and the team from the History Channel’s “American Pickers” are returning to Oregon. They plan to film episodes of the hit series throughout the region this summer.

“American Pickers” is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique “picking.” The show follows Wolfe and Fritz, two of the most skilled pickers in the business, as they hunt for America’s most valuable antiques. They seeking large, unique collections, so they can learn the interesting stories behind them.

As they hit the backroads from coast to coast, Wolfe and Fritz are on a mission to recycle and rescue forgotten relics. Along the way, the “Pickers” want to meet characters with remarkable and exceptional items. The pair hopes to give historically significant objects a new lease on life, while learning a thing of two about America’s past along the way.

Wolfe and Fritz have seen a lot of rusty gold over the years and are always looking to discover something they’ve never seen before. They are ready to find extraordinary items and hear fascinating tales about them. “American Pickers” is looking for leads and would love to explore your hidden treasure. If you or someone you know has a large, private collection or accumulation of antiques that the Pickers can spend the better part of a day looking through, send your name, phone number, location and description of the collection with photos to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 855-old-rust (855-653-7878). No retail shops or flea markets please.

— The Review, Tidings