Steve Canyon Thermos

Description (Brief)
This steel and glass thermos bottle was made by Aladdin in 1959. It has a screw-on black plastic cup lid and red and gray plastic stopper. The thermos features cartoons of Steve Canyon with planes and missiles. Steve Canyon was created by Milton Caniff as a comic strip and ran from 1947-1988. Canyon served as an Air Force pilot for much of the strip.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Date made
Physical Description
steel (overall material)
glass (overall material)
plastic (lid material)
overall: 10 cm x 8 cm x 17 cm; 3 15/16 in x 3 1/8 in x 6 11/16 in
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
Family & Social Life
Lunch Boxes
Popular Entertainment
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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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