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Legacy List with Matt Paxton

Legacy List with Matt Paxton is a compelling new one hour series about our homes, the hidden treasures, heirlooms and the precious memories attached to those items. As millions of Baby Boomers downsize their own homes or settle the estates of family members, they will discover the most important museum in the world is in their family home.

A Space For Healing

55m 32s

The 1963 bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, became a pivotal event in the Civil Rights Movement. Now, years later, Matt is in town to help Lisa and Kimberly, the sisters of one of the little girls who was killed, downsize their longtime home, filled with powerful memories and mementoes from the tragedy.

Episodes

  • A Space For Healing: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A Space For Healing

    S4 E405 - 55m 32s

    The 1963 bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, became a pivotal event in the Civil Rights Movement. Now, years later, Matt is in town to help Lisa and Kimberly, the sisters of one of the little girls who was killed, downsize their longtime home, filled with powerful memories and mementoes from the tragedy.

  • A Capitol Idea: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A Capitol Idea

    S4 E404 - 55m 32s

    The team is in Sacramento to help Patti declutter her home and locate some cherished heirlooms that celebrate her family’s rich African American heritage. As the team rolls up their sleeves and gets to work, Matt enlists the help of a professional organizer who teaches Patti some tips that help her get a handle on the project.

  • Coal Miner’s Granddaughter: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Coal Miner’s Granddaughter

    S4 E403 - 55m 32s

    Matt and the team are in coal country to help Lisa dig out from over 100 years of family clutter. Her relatives worked in the local mines and the house is filled with artifacts that proudly celebrate their hardworking past. Things get emotional when she decides to put the house up for sale and is forced to decide what to do with the many treasured items that are part of her family’s legacy.

  • All Systems Go: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    All Systems Go

    S4 E402 - 55m 32s

    When your dad helps put a man on the moon, you’re bound to have cool stuff in your garage. Vicki, the last surviving member of her family, must go through a house full of personal belongings — including heirlooms that honor her Japanese heritage and boxes filled with one-of-a-kind treasures her dad collected while working on the Apollo space program.

  • Cleared For Take-Off: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Cleared For Take-Off

    S4 E401 - 55m 32s

    Retiring pilot Stephen and his wife Cheryl are selling the home they’ve lived in for over 20 years. Before they can put their house on the market, they’ll need Matt’s help clearing out a basement full of collectibles and a carriage house filled with family memories. Among the items they hope to find are treasured memorabilia from Stephen’s years as a Navy pilot.

Schedule

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    Legacy List with Matt Paxton

    A Space for Healing (Birmingham, AL)

    Tuesday
    Feb 7

    1 Hour

    Sisters of one of the girls killed in the 1963 bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., downsize their longtime home, filled with memories and mementos from the tragedy.
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    Legacy List with Matt Paxton

    Attic Full of Memories (Atlanta, GA)

    Monday
    Feb 13

    1 Hour

    A rabbi and her husband sort through an attic full of memories while searching for items that belonged to family members who survived the Nazi occupation of Europe.
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    Legacy List with Matt Paxton

    Attic Full of Memories (Atlanta, GA)

    Tuesday
    Feb 14

    1 Hour

    A rabbi and her husband sort through an attic full of memories while searching for items that belonged to family members who survived the Nazi occupation of Europe.

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