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board game

The board game Careers is an extremely popular game, first published by Parker Brothers in 1955. Players travel on a board and accumulate points in three catagories: wealth, happiness, and fame. The first player to reach 60 points in any of these categories wins the game. The game has been successfully published since the early date and is translated into many languages. It is consistently a prize winner in games rated by parents.

  • Manufacturer: Parker Brothers
  • Material: printed paper | cardboard
  • Origin: Salem, MA
  • Style: wealth accumulation | strategy
  • Object ID: 109.6548
  • Credit Line: Gift of the Perry family in honor of David R. Perry, Sr.
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