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[Game of Uncle Tom].

[Game of Uncle Tom].

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Alternate Title:
Uncle Tom and Little Eva.
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Date: [c1852]
Publisher: Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1852 by V.S.W. Parkhurst, in the clerk's office of the District Court of Rhode Island,
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Description:
BEIN Shirley 5552: Imperfect: "Justice" card wanting, instructions wanting.
Title and imprint from leaf (accompanying Beinecke Library's Cary Playing Card Collection item USA1852) entitled: Instructions for the Game of Uncle Tom.
Card game also possibly known as: Uncle Tom and Little Eva.
Cards are divided into five numbered "families" of four cards each plus one card, "Justice."
Versos of cards are blank.
Justice -- 1. Legree; 1. Cassy; 1. Tom Loker; 1. Haley -- 2. Little Harry; 2. The manufacturer; 2. George Harris; 2. Eliza -- 3. Little Eva; 3. Topsy; 3. St. Clare; 3. Miss Ophelia -- 4. Uncle Tom; 4. Aunt Chloe; 4. Mose; 4. Pete -- 5. Massa George; 5. Mr. Shelby; 5. Mrs. Shelby; 5. Sam.
Physical Description:
1 card game (21 cards) : cardboard, hand-col. ; 10 x 7 cm. each + 1 leaf (11 x 7 cm.)
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 16064612
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