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Object ID 001382

Object Name Children's Parties

Object Desc A booklet of games, menus, decorations and favors for birthday and holiday parties.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001161

Alternate ID

General Category Printed Material

Category Books


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Cabinet 1, Shelf 10

Object Date 1928

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords children's parties,Dennison Manufacturing Co.,Birthday Party,Holidays,

Title Children's Parties


Series Party Booklets


Description / Abstract A booklet of suggested games, menus, decorations, and favors for Birthday and Holiday parties. Some themes include: Halloween, Valentine's Day, When the Circus Comes to Town, A Mother Goose Party, etc.

Physical Description 19 pp. Purple tinted paperback booklet. Front cover has an illustration of a group of children playing a cat balloon game. The cover reads "Children's Parties, Games, menus, decorations and favors for Birthday and Holiday Parties, Published by Dennison Manufacturing Co. Price 10 c". Inside pages of booklet include illustrations and photographs in b/w showing the different party activities and decor. The back of the booklet describes other booklets and magazines in the "Parties" theme, and directions to order additional copies. Measurements: 10.25" length/height 7.25 width


Author Details




Language English

Publisher Dennison Manufacturing Co.

Publisher Details Boston, Philadelphia, New York, Chicago, and London.

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Image Caption CMY001161

Description Children's Party Booklet


Date FEB 4,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Cassie Coffey

Notes The booklet is in good condition. There is some wear on the edges, and folding in the left/bottom corner. However, all pages are still intact and have minor yellowing.


Date JUN 13,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 9 from Room 1, Shelf 18 - automatic entry by admin

Date AUG 6,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 10 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 9 - automatic entry by admin