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Object ID 001073

Object Name Improved Geographical Cards

Object Desc Improved Geographical Cards. Manufactured by Peter G. Thomson, Cincinnati Ohio. Copyright by 1883 Freeman and Riddle. There are cards with geographical information.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000943a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Game


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Toy Window Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords geography cards,Peter G. Thomson,games,toys,

Title Improved Geographical Cards

Description Improved Geographical Cards. Copyrighted 1883 by Freeman and Riddle. Manufactured by Peter G. Thomson, Cincinati Ohio. Removable lid (b) has grey background. Sides of lid is blue and black. Inside box (a) there are 170 cards about different countries, cities, rivers, and religions in the world from 1883.


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Height 1.5

Length 5.75

Width 4.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Peter G. Thomson

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY943a-b



Date NOV 14,2013

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Baker

Notes Box is has tears in different places.


Date JUN 12,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 10 from Room 1, Shelf 6 - automatic entry by admin

Date JAN 18,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Toy Window Exhibit from Cabinet 1, Shelf 10 - automatic entry by admin

Date JAN 18,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin