McDonald's Back to the Future Happy Meal Toy, "Doc's DeLorean," 1991

Summary

Nearly every fast food restaurant offered children's meals, but the McDonald's Happy Meal was best known. Toys included with the meals often tied in to movies or television shows. This set of toys from 1992 promoted Back to the Future, the animated TV series based on the popular time travel movies. They depict vehicles and characters seen in the show.

Nearly every fast food restaurant offered children's meals, but the McDonald's Happy Meal was best known. Toys included with the meals often tied in to movies or television shows. This set of toys from 1992 promoted Back to the Future, the animated TV series based on the popular time travel movies. They depict vehicles and characters seen in the show.

Artifact

Toy (Recreational artifact)

Date Made

1991

Location

Not on exhibit to the public.

Object ID

97.5.178.2

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Jeff and Marilyn Escue.

Material

Plastic

Color

Multicolored

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