American Pickers : Season 2

    • Air date: 07 Jun '10 13 episodes
      Have you been building up a collection of Americana over the past 50 years or so? If so, then Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz may pay you a visit one day. The Midwestern pickers travel across America in search of rare artifacts and national treasures that they can buy from the collectors they visit and then sell in their antiques shops or, in some cases, put in their personal collections. They often have to dig through boxes or piles filled with items that have accumulated over the years, which are
  • List of Episodes (13)

    1. Art of the Deal

    • Mike and Frank comb through a collector's buildings in North Carolina and find a 1950 Studebaker that Mike falls in love with; hoping to sell a choice vintage sign, the guys pay a visit to friend and NASCAR champion Ryan Newman.

    2. Buddy's Booby Trap

    • Mike and Frank comb through a collector's buildings in North Carolina and find a 1950 Studebaker that Mike falls in love with; hoping to sell a choice vintage sign, the guys pay a visit to friend and NASCAR champion Ryan Newman.

    3. Gordon's Gold Mine

    • Mike and Frank find the holy grail of picking in Gordon's cement factory; the guys scour the inventory of a father-and-son picking duo; the guys meet Mary who has inherited a 300-acre property.

    4. Smooth Operators

    • As the guys finish their trip through the South, Danielle finds them the mother lode of rare motorbike parts; an incredible discovery guaranteed to impress their friend and NASCAR champion Ryan Newman.

    5. Getting the Boot

    • In Kansas, the guys pick through a promising farmyard, but are frustrated when they find nothing to buy; a demolition expert ponders selling a rare grave marker and a giant boot; Junior's oilcan collection comes at a high price.

    6. Easy Riders

    • Mike and Frank head towards an inherited old farm with plenty of promise; Danielle calls with news about an ultimate prize; a man keeps his collection of mantiques in a 1920s Ford dealership and theatre; the guys spot the Harley Knucklehead.

    7. Psychic Pickings

    • The guys stop in at Sam and Stan's steel yard where they go on a high-speed golf cart tour of massive hangar and outbuildings; the team goes freestyling and comes across an old farm; the guys come across Greg, who claims he's a psychic picker.

    8. One Pony Town

    • Lifelong picker and yard-sale aficionado Lester is known by his neighbors as the spooky collector; the guys visit a hard-core Illinois collector who says he wants to downsize; the guys pay a return visit to their picking mamma, Judy.

    9. Hobo Jack

    • Danielle tells the guys they need to step up their game; Mike and Frank uncover lots of great stuff in Tony's sprawling Illinois collection; Ken has room after room of unusual items; Danielle calls with a lead about Hobo Jack.

    10. Laurel and Hardy

    • The guys visit a serious collector who is in the mood to sell; Mike and Frank stop in at the geodesic dome home of biker couple; the guys visit two retirees who live in a former honky-tonk spot; Frank and Mike interview Danielle about her raise.

    11. Frank Flips

    • The guys pick the storage locker of a fellow picker named 2D; Mike and Frank visit a woman who hopes to clear out some of her late father's collection; at a Wisconsin farm the guys get caught up in the weird world of Hippie Tom.

    12. Mike's Breakdown

    • Mike dives into an amazing Michigan collection but Frank seems to have lost his picking mojo; the guys visit a Wisconsin property that features a reconstituted vintage town; Frank senses engine trouble with the van while Mike ignores the signs.

    13. Pint-Sized Picker

    • Mike takes his young nephew on his first pick; the guys scour a 14-bedroom 1890s home and barn that used to belong to a famous opera singer; the guys visit packrat Tim and his 10,000 square feet of junk; Danielle plots her payback.