Garrison Game

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

GUSN

GUSN-171480

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

board games (game sets)
Game

Inscription

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.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 11/16 x 5 1/5 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2218AB