Written by Mr Hewitt. Description of game- incomplete.
A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Games forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
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These records pertain mostly to fur catch and big game inventory statistics compiled for the Fur Catch in the United States and Big Game Inventory published by the Fish and Wildlife Service. Prior to 1958, Frank G. Ashbrook compiled the statistics for the Fur Catch publication. Since then, the Bird and Mammal Laboratories, located in the ...
Includes: 1. Court officials in military dress; 2. Korean dancing boy; 3. Hunters on snow shoes; 4. Kite flying; 5. Rope walking; 6. Top spinning; 7. Spade shoveling; 8. See-saw; 9. Swinging; 10. Kicked shuttlecock; 11. Boys playing blind man's bluff; 12. Girls playing blind man's bluff; 13. Girls playing jacks with coins; 14. Bowmaker and archer; ...
(a) - Manuscript on Apache Pole and Stick Games, approximately 21 pages 8 x 10 in. and miscellaneous notes on covers of tablets used. (b)- Miscellaneous correspondence regarding Reagan material submitted to the Bureau for consideration and publication.
Extract from "Ethnographische Parallelen und Vergleiche" by Richard Andree, published Leipzig, 1889, pages 86-106.
A. notes on some of the drawings.