Card - 'Castles', Marbles, Mrs Edith Lillie Shaw, Sea View, Adelaide, South Australia Document Reg. No: HT 22369

Card from Archive - ACFC Series 3, Dorothy Howard Collection, A Dictionary of Traditional Games, Rhymes and Terminology, describing the rules to Castles, of a version of the children's game - Marbles.

Part of the Australian Children's Folklore Collection archive. Alternative archive name is ACFC.
Cards filed in boxes detailing Dorothy Howards's field notes on Australian children's play.
Typed catalogue card on ruled buff card with double ruled top margin in red. Diagram and annotations hand drwan in blue ink.
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Dr June Factor, 1999
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 75 mm (Height), 121 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: children s folklore, games, making history - australian childrens folklore
Themes this item is part of: Australian Children's Folklore Collection, Childhood & Youth Collection, Dr Dorothy Gray Mills Howard (1902-1996)
Primary Classification: GAMES & TOYS
Secondary Classification: Play & Childlore
Tertiary Classification: research
Inscriptions: Front, typed, black ink: "MARBLES / Sea view 30 mi from Adelaide, S.A. / "Castles""
Handwritten in blue ink: "Horsham 1945 / 1 / 2/ 3/ Castle / 1 yd / 1 yd / 4 yds / 1890"
Typed, black ink: 'Mrs. Edith lillie Shaw 65 / ..." and further associated text.
Date Used: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, circa 1950s

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