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A Beautiful 1880s Geography Game for the “Rising Generation”

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A Beautiful 1880s Geography Game for the “Rising Generation”

This map is from a geographical game meant for children, published in the 1880s. The game starts in Hartford, Conn.—the location of the publishing company that sold the set—and proceeds westward via a northerly route, and then back east via a tour of the South, ending up in New York City after 200 total possible “stops.”

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