Julia Thermos

Description (Brief)
This metal and plastic thermos bottle was manufactured by Thermos in 1969. The lunch box features imagery from Diahann Carroll’s hit TV series, Julia which aired from 1968-1971 on NBC. Julia was applauded for its depiction of African-American life in a suburban setting. The bottle is the companion piece to the Julia lunchbox, object number 2004.3009.30.01.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
Date made
1969
maker
King Seeley Thermos
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (lid material)
Measurements
overall: 10 cm x 10 cm x 17 cm; 3 15/16 in x 3 15/16 in x 6 11/16 in
ID Number
2004.3009.30.02
nonaccession number
2004.3009
catalog number
2004.3009.30.02
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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