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History’s ‘American Pickers’ is Coming to Michigan in June [VIDEO]

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Know anyone with a barn full of antiques and some interesting tales to tell? They could be the next “American Pickers” star!

According to MLive, the History TV show is headed to Michigan in June in search of unusual treasures and “interesting characters”. 

American Pickers”  is a documentary style show that follows follows Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz as they “as they scour the country for hidden gems in junkyards, basements, garages and barns, meeting quirky characters and hearing their amazing stories.”

On their trip to Michigan, the expert pickers are in search of some specific items, according to MLive:

  • Vintage bicycles
  • Toys
  • Unusual radios
  • Movie memorabilia
  • Advertising
  • Military items
  • Folk art
  • Early firefighting equipment
  • Vintage musical equipment
  • Automotive items
  • Clothing
  • And more

If you think you or someone you know is a good fit for the show, send your name, phone number, location, description and photos of the items to or call 855-OLD-RUST.

Check out the guys explaining exactly what “picking” is in the video above!

Here are some of Mike and Frank’s motorcycle finds over the years.

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