Donation by "All in the Family" Cast

ID: 92-1711

Creator: Hofmeister, Richard K

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1970s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: October 1978

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Summary

The cast of the television sitcom "All in the Family" came to the National Museum of History and Technology, now the National Museum of American History, to donate Archie and Edith Bunker's chairs to the "A Nation of Nations" exhibit in September of 1978. (L-R): Jean Stapleton, Secretary (1964-1984) S. Dillon Ripley, Norman Lear, Sally Struthers and Rob Reiner as they peer into the case where the chairs are displayed.

Author

Hofmeister, Richard K

Subject

  • Lear, Norman
  • Reiner, Rob
  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-
  • Stapleton, Jean 1923-
  • Struthers, Sally
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • Nation of Nations (Exhibition) (1976: Smithsonian Institution)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, October 1978

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: October 1978

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1978

Restrictions

No restrictions

Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Artifacts
  • Television
  • Gifts
  • Exhibitions
  • Celebrities and Dignitaries
  • Secretariats
  • Secretaries
  • Artifacts
  • Celebrities and Dignitaries
  • Exhibitions
  • Gifts
  • Secretariats
  • Television

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

92-1711

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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