Antiques Roadshow

Jason Reynolds: 1943 Hughes-signed Letter

Clip: Season 25 Episode 15 | 5m 8s | Video has closed captioning.

Devon Eastland appraises Jason Reynolds' 1943 Hughes-signed Letter, 1965 Advance Copy "Manchild in the Promise Land' & 1987 Signed First Ed. "Beloved" during Celebrity Edition, Hour 1

Aired: 11/22/21

Rating: TV-G

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History of "The Well of Loneliness"

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