Macaroni & Cheese box, Republican National Convention, 1996

Macaroni & Cheese box, Republican National Convention, 1996

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Description
This box of Kraft Macaroni & Cheese with elephant and star-shaped pasta was a promotional souvenir at the 1996 Republican National Convention which nominated Senator Bob Dole of Kansas. A similar product with donkeys in place of elephants was available at the Democratic National Convention that year. Dole lost the election to his Democratic opponent President Bill Clinton.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Box
date made
1996
associated dates
1996 08 11 / 1996 08 11, 1996 08 16 / 1996 08 16
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
blue (overall color)
white (overall color)
gray (overall color)
green (overall color)
red (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
rectangle (overall shape)
blue (overall color)
white (overall color)
rectangle (overall shape)
Measurements
average spatial: 3 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in; x 8.89 cm x 18.415 cm
ID Number
1996.0282.065
catalog number
1996.0282.065
accession number
1996.0282
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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