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The Game of Yankee Doodle

board game

McLoughlin's "Game of Yankee Doodle" bears a clear copyright date of 1901. Yankee Doodle is a checkers and strategy game something like Chinese checkers. A red, white, and blue color scheme and, more important, a cover image of Uncle Sam, lend the game a patriotic flair.

  • Manufacturer: McLoughlin Brothers
  • Material: printed paper | cardboard
  • Origin: New York, NY
  • Style: race | strategy
  • Object ID: 107.3629
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