Snoopy Doghouse Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This domed, tin lunch box was made by Thermos in 1968. It has two metal snaps for a hinged lid and a collapsible, red plastic handle. The box has a yellow design and is in the shape of Snoopy’s doghouse. The box has a colorful drawing of Snoopy from the cartoon series Peanuts on the front and back, with one side saying “Go to school with Snoopy” and the other “Have Lunch with Snoopy.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1968
maker
King Seeley Thermos
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 23 cm x 18 cm x 12 cm; 9 1/16 in x 7 1/16 in x 4 3/4 in
ID Number
2001.3101.14.01
nonaccession number
2001.3101
catalog number
2001.3101.14.01
subject
Family & Social Life
Lunch Boxes
Popular Entertainment
Snoopy
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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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