Skip to content

Search Collections

Garrison Game

2006.44.2218AB (RS83209)

Description

Blue "Garrison Game" box with thirty-three marbles inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
THE / GARRISON GAME. / MANUFACTURED BY / G. M. WHIPPLE & A. A. SMITH / SALEM, MASS. / Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1863 by G. M. Whipple and A. A. Smith, in the / Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts. (On top of the lid.)
G. M. WHIPPLE & A. A. SMITH, / SALEM, MASS. / Publish the following popular and sal( )ble Games :- / The Showman, hand / Noted People and Places. / Games of Extar / Game of Autho / first waving. / The Garrison. / Croqnet--The Original out of doors amusement. (Same of the words and letters are too weathered to determine)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Game
Descriptive terms
board games (game sets)
Game
Dimensions
1 11/16 x 5 1/5 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2218AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
171480

Comments