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Objects of the Week Archive

Object of the Week for July 28

Christopher Reeve’s 1987 Superman Costume

In the 1930’s, Siegel and Schuster wrote the first Superman comics, unaware that the character would become a fixture of American culture. This costume was worn in the 1987 film Superman IV, one of many films about America’s most famous superhero.

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