The Chisholms

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The Chisholms is a CBS western miniseries starring Robert Preston, which aired from March 29, 1979, to April 19, 1979; and continued as a television series from January 19, 1980, to March 15, 1980. The 1979 miniseries showed the family moving from Virginia to Wyoming. When the TV series commenced in 1980, the pioneers were shown en route along the California Trail from Wyoming to Sacramento, California.

  1. David Dortort


Series Cast

  1. Delta Burke

    Delta Burke

    Bonnie Sue Chisholm

    18 Episodes

  2. Dick Van Patten

    Dick Van Patten

    18 Episodes

  3. Brett Cullen

    Brett Cullen

    18 Episodes

  4. Ben Murphy

    Ben Murphy

    18 Episodes

  5. Mitchell Ryan

    Mitchell Ryan

    18 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 2

1980 | 9 Episodes

Season 2 of The Chisholms premiered on January 19, 1980.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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