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Date: 1929 

Description: Hand-colored image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with a group of children and two women playing a circle game outdoors.

Photograph

Chess Match

Date: 1989-03-09 

Description: Calvin Johnson, right, Custer High School chess champion, takes on Paul Henk to defend his title.

Date: 1947-05 before

Description: Cartoon, mounted on board, by Clifford K. Berryman of candidates wearing spring dresses and hats or headbands, and dancing around a maypole, with the Washi...

Photograph

A Stone Fight

Date:  

Description: Children having a stone fight in an unpaved alley or street in an underprivileged neighborhood. Some of the boys are holding trash can lids as protection,...

Photograph

Chess Game

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, left, and Arthur Strelow, play chess with the board resting on their knees. Drapes hang in a doorway; there are also two round tables wit...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five young girls in skirts and dresses running. In the background, a crowd watches the race.

Date: 1945-03-24 

Description: Group portrait of ten children with game boards illustrating activities sponsored by Madison School Community Recreation activities.

Date:  

Description: Our side of the fence is all dovetail — where they
winked and upset the story-book, that's
over on your side

Huge log attracts a loyal fan clu...

Date: 1924-05-20 

Description: Country school children playing "Baby in the Hole." There is a hand-pump in the background under trees.

Date: 1900 

Description: Crowds gather at games and other attractions at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Photograph

Man Selling Tickets

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A man wearing eyeglasses and sitting at a booth sells tickets related to a Civilian Defense Rally. Children and adults are at booths in the background, inc...

Photograph

Gambling Game

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of Native Americans sitting in a circle outside of two structures while playing a gambling game. Text on the photograph reads, "Copyright by Gallag...

Date: 1960-12-19 

Description: B'nai B'rith women help entertain patients at the VA Hospital on Christmas Day. Ruth Glucksman is shown supervising a game with patients "Dutch" Parkman (...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three people playing croquet on the banks of the Mississippi River near Alma, Wis. A woman sits in a rowboat with a dog nearby in the background.

Photograph

Card Players

Date: 1965-03-20 

Description: Several men engaged in a serious card game at the Milwaukee Municipal Social Center, one of several centers devoted to social and recreational programs for...

Date: 1984-03 

Description: The Theresa team watches as a teammate plays.

Date: 1925 

Description: Children play games behind a fence, and in the foreground other children play in a sandbox on a school playground next to several buildings.

Photograph

Foosball Game Room

Date: 1976-12-30 

Description: Elevated view of young people playing foosball in The Game Room, a former pizza restaurant, owned by Rosemary Mantekas at 2655 S. Kinnickinnic Avenue.

Photograph

Street Game

Date:  

Description: Several boys play a street game in a residential area, two blocks away from the deserted playground.

Date: 1942-07 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House of a boys summer camp, with an image of Skip Sul?(obscured letters) participating in a game involving tak...

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