Steve Canyon Lunch Box

Steve Canyon Lunch Box

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Description (Brief)
This steel lunch box was manufactured by Aladdin Industries in 1959. This lunch box features images of Steve Canyon, which was created by Milton Caniff as a comic strip and ran from 1947-1988. Steve Canyon served as an Air Force pilot for much of the strip, and the lunch box has images of several Air Force airplanes on the exterior.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1959
maker
Aladdin
Physical Description
plastic (handle material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21 cm x 19 cm x 9.5 cm; 8 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in
ID Number
2003.3070.15.01
nonaccession number
2003.3070
catalog number
2003.3070.15.01
Credit Line
Gift of Aladdin Industries (through Lillian B. Jenkins)
subject
School Personal Equipment
Comics
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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