The Lone Ranger Lunch Box

Description (Brief)
This tin lunch box was made by ADCO Liberty Manufacturing Corporation and has a metal snap for a hinged lid and a collapsible metal handle. The lunch box features drawings from the television series The Lone Ranger on the lid and back, which ran from 1949-1957 on ABC. The front features the Lone Ranger uttering his trademark phrase “Hi-Yo Silver!,” and the back is both the Lone Ranger and Tonto riding their horses, the Ranger saying “Hi-Yo Silver,” and Tonto saying “Get-em Up Scout!”
Location
Currently not on view

Object Details

Data Source
National Museum of American History
maker
King Seeley Thermos
ADCO Liberty Mfg. Corp.
Date made
1954
Credit Line
Gift of Allan Woodall, Jr.
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 23 cm x 18 cm x 9 cm; 9 1/16 in x 7 1/16 in x 3 9/16 in
Object Name
lunch box