Strongbox from 5th Street Gym

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Created by
Union Mutual Life Insurance Co., American, 1848 - 1986
Owned by
Dundee, Chris, American, 1907 - 1998
Subject of
Dundee's 5th St. Gym, American, 1950 - 1983
Medium
metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3 3/8 x 11 11/16 x 5 1/2 in. (8.6 x 29.7 x 14 cm)
Type
strongboxes
Place used
Miami, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
1950-1983
Description
A narrow metal box with a handle on short side. The right side of the box has a small blue seal with the image of a lighthouse. Lettering surrounds the logo: [UNION MUTU / AL LIFE INSURA / NCE COMPANY / FOUNDED 1848]. The front of the box has a three dial lock positioned at: [0-0-0]. There is a sticker on the interior right side, near the handle.
Topic
African American
Boxing
Business
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Suzanne Dundee Bonner
Object number
2012.123.7
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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