Johnny Lightning Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This steel lunch box was manufactured by Aladdin Industries in 1970. The lunch box has a metal snap for a hinged lid and a collapsible green, plastic handle. Johnny Lightning was a die cast model car brand manufactured from 1969-1971 and 1994-present. There is an illustrated National Safety Council “Safety First” message printed in black and white on the interior lid.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1970
maker
Aladdin Industries Incorporated
Physical Description
steel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21 cm x 20 cm x 10 cm; 8 1/4 in x 7 7/8 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
2001.3087.15
nonaccession number
2001.3087
catalog number
2001.3087.15
subject
Lunch Boxes
Popular Entertainment
Family & Social Life
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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