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Game of Uncle Josh's Trip

Object Number: 
2000.487
Date: 
1906
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 x 4 1/2 x 6 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 11.4 x 15.9 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "Game of/ UNCLE/ JOSH'S/ TRIP/ McLOUGHLIN BRO'S NEW YORK."
Description: 
"Game of Uncle Josh's Trip" card game in a paper covered cardboard box; box with a polychrome lithographed cover with an image of a man reading a "Guide Book" and holding an umbrella; cover inscribed, "Game of/ UNCLE/ JOSH'S/ TRIP/ McLOUGHLIN BRO'S NEW YORK."; box contains instruction booklet and 177 colored slips of paper printed with comical phrases, such as Squeaking Seagull, Fake Diamond Ring, etc.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group