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These pages feature the settings for TV series as well as TV show locations. This is a work in progress. As I get time, I'll add more. If you would like to nominate other TV series locations, email them to JohnKremer @


American Pickers History Channel reality show set in the Antique Archaeology shop in LeClaire

Coach ABC comedy set in Minnesota (near the Twin Cities) and later in Orlando, Florida. Exterior shots were done at the University of Iowa in Iowa City.

Girls HBO comedy set in New York City, with a sidetrip to the Iowa Writers' Workshop in Iowa City, Iowa

Invasion Iowa Spike TV spoof set in Riverside

M*A*S*H CBS comedy set in Korea. The home town of Radar O'Reilly is Ottumwa.

Person of Interest CBS crime drama set in New York City. One of the main characters, Harold Finch, grew up in Lassiter, Iowa.

Persons Unknown NBC thriller set in San Francisco and other locations. The company behind many of the events in this thriller was the fictional Mansfield Institute of Mansfield, Iowa.

Smash NBC musical drama set in New York City. One of the main characters was from Iowa.

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