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Card - 'Castles', Marbles, Mrs Edith Lillie Shaw, Sea View, Adelaide, South Australia 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.
|Dimensions:||75 mm (Height), 121 mm (Width)|
|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|
|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|