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This tin lunchbox depicts multiple scenes from the television show "Gunsmoke" with Marshall Matt Dillon in Dodge City, Kansas. It was made in 1955 by Aladdin Industries, which began illustrating school lunch boxes with images of popular radio, TV, and movie figures beginning in 1950. The TV Western "Gunsmoke" aired from 1955-1975 and depicted the fictional life of Marshal Matt Dillon in Dodge City, Kansas.

Creator: Columbia Broadcasting Systems, Inc.
Date: between 1955 and 1965

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Item Number: 222003
KSHS Identifier: 1987.29.1

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