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Date:  date unknown

Description: Dominoes set up in a curved row depicted falling over.

Date: 1956-10-19 

Description: Madison Central High School's Al Smith (24) scores in a football game against Madison West High School.

Date: 1964-02-03 

Description: Wisconsin high school student Jeff Mattox is shown playing a game of tic-tac-toe against the machine he constructed. A screen shows the squares, and a mass...

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Description: A man participates in the state cow chip throw. A crowd is gathered behind him.

Photograph

Boys in KISS Makeup

Date: 1978-06 

Description: Two boys are in the midst of a game of tug of war. They're dressed in overalls, jeans and t-shirts and are in full KISS makeup. KISS was a rock band which...

Photograph

The Cat's Cradle

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Description: Father and daughter playing Cat's Cradle at the Memorial Union on Lake Mendota.

Date: 1956-10-19 

Description: Madison Central High Schools's Al Smith (24) carries the ball past Madison West High School's Ken Johnson (60).

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Description: Two men crawl on their hands and knees while two other men sit atop them holding pistols. A dirt road, a fence, and foliage are in the background.

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Two women playing croquet in yard with large Victorian brick house in background that has brackets, two round windows at top and bay window at bottom; latt...

Date: 1954-08-29 

Description: Club room, with billiard tables, at the Masonic Temple, 301 Wisconsin Avenue.

Photograph

The Moccasin Game

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several Indian men kneel on a rug to play the moccasin game. One man is holding a drum and wearing a headdress (also called a war bonnet).

Date: 1954-03-09 

Description: Five men employees play pool in the Pioneer Lounge, Wisconsin Telephone Company, 122 West Main Street, with four women observing.

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Description: Men play horseshoes outside of the Merchants Inn.

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Magnavox Odyssey Home Video Game System played by Susan and John Gyarmati of Cedarburg, Wisconsin during the 1970s. (Museum object #2006.95.2)

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Description: View from street towards Jimmy Dodge's Lunch — Billiards business on Monona Avenue, which was next to the Madison Theater.

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Description: Letterhead of Super Bowl, a bowling alley in Appleton, Wisconsin, with five captioned illustrations along the left-hand side of the page promoting the soci...

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Description: Outdoor seated group near lake shore playing cards at Walter Dahl's class reunion.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Mary Virginia McCormick (1861-1941) playing croquet. Mary Virginia was the daughter of Chicago industrialist and inventor, Cyrus Hall McCormick.

Date: 1844 

Description: Indians with ball-playing equipment, believed to be used in the game of Lacrosse. (Plate 21) "In devoting a few of the last pages of this work to some of...

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...

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