The Beverly Hillbillies Lunch Box

The Beverly Hillbillies Lunch Box

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Description (Brief)
This tin lunch box was manufactured by Aladdin Industries in 1963. It features colorful action scenes from the television series The Beverly Hillbillies, on the lid, back and the sides. The Beverly Hillbillies ran from 1962-1971 on CBS, and was of the most successful shows of the 1960s. It held the number one spot in the Nielsen ratings its first two years, and received multiple Emmy nominations.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lunch box
Date made
1963
maker
Aladdin Industries
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21 cm x 20 cm x 10 cm; 8 1/4 in x 7 7/8 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
2001.3099.02
nonaccession number
2001.3099
catalog number
2001.3099.02
Credit Line
Gift of Joyce Darrell and Michael C. Dickerson
subject
School Personal Equipment
Television
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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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