Watch a Sneak Peek of Episode 5

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!

Catch an encore presentation on Sunday, July 28.

Collector's Call airs on MeTV, Sundays at 10PM | 9C.

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Episode 4: Meet Zac

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

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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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Episode 3: 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.

Episode 2: 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.

Episode 1: 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.

Episode 13: Meet Candace

Candace Jordan has loved books since she was a young girl. Today, this former Playboy Playmate is a collector of rare books. Candace's impressive collection includes three first-edition Harry Potter books — with personal notes from J.K. Rowling to her father on the title pages!

Episode 12: Meet Sean

Sean Kelly has been playing video games his whole life and collecting them for nearly as long. He turned his passion into both a retail business and a museum, the National Videogame Museum. Sean's collection includes a prototype of the Sega Neptune System and the ultra-rare Atari Video Life game cartridge in its original box.

Episode 11 Sneak Peek: Meet Gordon

Fire Chief Gordon Nord collects all things fire-fighting. A firefighter for more than four decades, Gordon has been collecting fire-related items for just as long — including vintage fire extinguishers, fireboxes, fire helmets with shields, and vintage toys. 

Air date: June 9, 2019

Episode 10 Sneak Peek: Meet Christen

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.

Air date: June 2, 2019

Episode 9 Sneak Peek: Meet Dwight

Vintage-movie poster enthusiast Dwight Cleveland shares his collection of more than 4,500 vintage movie posters. Dwight has been collecting these rare posters for more than 30 years. 

See it again: Sunday, August 18

Episode 8 Sneak Peek: 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?

See it again: Sunday, August 11

Episode 7 Sneak Peek: Meet Dan

Dan Thielmann has been collecting Coca-Cola memorabilia for 35 years and has items dating back to the 1920s, from vintage vending machines to cufflinks. Coca-Cola collector Darrell Noble has the knowledge to put an estimated value on Dan’s collection — and he’s brought a Coca-Cola tire display in hopes of making a trade with Dan.

See it again: Sunday, September 1

Episode 6 Sneak Peek: 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.

See it again: Sunday, August 4

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!

See it again: Sunday, July 28