A formal ceremony, presided over by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver, was held at The California Museum on December 5, 2007, and was followed by a reception and a viewing of the exhibit.
For the posthumous awards, Dr. Michael Adams accepted on behalf of his father, Ansel Adams, Lorna Berle on behalf of her husband, Milton Berle, Rachel Robinson on behalf of her husband, Jackie Robinson, Dr. Peter Salk on behalf of his father, Jonas Salk, Thomas Myles Steinbeck on behalf of his father, John Steinbeck, Bob Warren on behalf of his father, Earl Warren and Patrick Wayne on behalf of his father, John Wayne.
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“We are nothing but ceremony; ceremony carries us away, and we leave the substance of things; we hang on to the branches and abandon the trunk and body.”
—Michel de Montaigne (15331592)