Roy Rogers Lunch Box

Roy Rogers Lunch Box

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Description (Brief)
This steel lunch box was manufactured by Thermos in 1955. The lunch box features images of Roy Rogers and Dale Evans, who starred in The Roy Rogers Show from 1951-1957. Roy Rogers was Thermos’s first entry into the arena of officially licensed lunch box merchandise, and early Roy Rogers boxes sold over 2 million units.
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Object Name
lunch box
Date made
Rogers, Roy
Evans, Dale
American Thermos Bottle Company
Place Made
United States: Connecticut, Norwich
Physical Description
steel (overall material)
overall: 22 cm x 18 cm x 9 cm; 8 11/16 in x 7 1/16 in x 3 9/16 in
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of D. Sean and Robin S. Brickell
School Personal Equipment
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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