Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. delves deep into the roots of two African-American guests, actor S. Epatha Merkerson and athlete and televisionpersonality Michael Strahan. Both discover unexpected stories that challenge assumptions about black history.
Tuesday, Aug. 3 • 8pm
Theirs was a rivalry that would draw in two nations inching closer to war, andtake the measure of two men — German Max Schmeling and American Joe Louis, who had been fighting all their lives.
Tuesday, Aug. 3 • 9pm
The most famous athlete of his time, his stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Despite the racial slurs he endured, Owens' grace and athleticism rallied crowds across the globe.
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How much has the antiques market evolved in the past 20+ years? Find out as ANTIQUES ROADSHOW revisits and updates standout Portland appraisals from 1998, including one treasure with a new valuation that jumps to $70,000-$90,000!
Explore artifacts and artistry with health and medicine history across generations including a Lakota Sioux doctor's bag, a “Female Physician” trade sign from around 1835, and a salesman's sample operating chair.
Treasure FeverPart 1
ROADSHOW has just what the doctor ordered: a WWI snakebite kit, a Fern Isabel Coppedge oil painting, and an Apache medicine pouch from around 1880.
Treasure FeverPart 2
What does life look like for LGBTQ+ youth fifty years after Stonewall? This film shines a light on an underground community of Pier Kids, showcasing the intricate ways queer people of color utilize public space to build chosen family.
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