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

Object Type

Game

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