James Robinson - Boys
James Robinson - Boys

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Some research shows James Robinson was born on June 29, 1863 in Bloomington, Illinois.  He is credited with inventing a version of the lunch box.   There have been several iterations of the lunch pail since 1878.  Not much is known of James Robinson, however, there are two dates for his invention, June 11, 1893 and 1887 

James Robinson – 

Date: June 11, 1893