Men of Destiny: Game of the Presidents of the United States

Object Number: 
2000.514
Date: 
1956
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. ( 47 x 47 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the reverse of board: "MEN OF/ DESTINY/ GAME OF THE PRESIDENTS OF THE UNTED STATES/ 1956 BY MILTON BRADLEY CO." lithographed: in the center of the board: "MEN OF/ DESTINY/ GAME OF THE PRESIDENTS OF THE UNTED STATES/ E PLURIBUS UNUM/ 19
Description: 
Paper covered cardboard game board for "Men of Destiny: Game of the Presidents of the United States"; board lithographed with a thirty-three step path with an image of each of the U.S. Presidents from George Washington to Dwight D. Eisenhower; the center of the board has the Seal of the United States and two white blocks filled with images representing each decade of U.S. History from 1776 to 1920 and an image of the U.S. flag from each decade, 1800 has an image of Robert Fulton's steamboat "Clermont"; center of the board inscribed, "MEN OF/ DESTINY/ GAME OF THE PRESIDENTS OF THE UNTED STATES/ 1956 BY MILTON BRADLEY CO."; inscription on the back of the board the same as above.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group