The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok Lunch Box

Description (Brief):

This metal lunch box was manufactured by Aladdin Industries in 1956. The lunch box features imagery from the Western show The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok, which aired from 1951-1958 on both television and the radio. Bill Hickok was portrayed by Guy Madison, and was accompanied by his comedic sidekick Jingles, played by Andy Devine

Date Made: 1956

Collected For Nmah: Smithsonian InstitutionMaker: Aladdin

Location: Currently not on view

General Subject Association: School Personal EquipmentSubject: TelevisionGeneral Subject Association: Television


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Related Publication: Allen Woodall and Sean Brickell. Illustrated Encyclopedia of Metal Lunch Boxes

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.3160.47Nonaccession Number: 1988.3160Catalog Number: 1988.3160.47

Object Name: lunch box

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8 1/4 in x 8 in x 4 in; 20.955 cm x 20.32 cm x 10.16 cm


Record Id: nmah_892882

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