Online Collections

Search Tips

Quotation Marks—Enclosing a multiword phrase in quotation marks tells the search engine to list only sites that contain those words in that exact order.

The following must appear in ALL CAPS and with a space on each side.

AND—Indicates that the records found must contain all the words joined by the AND operator. For example, to find objects that contain the words wizard, oz, and movie, enter wizard AND oz AND movie.

OR—Records found must contain at least one of the words joined by OR. For example, to find objects that contain the word dog or the word puppy, enter dog OR puppy.

AND NOT—Indicates that the records found cannot contain the word that follows the term AND NOT. For example, to find objects that contain the word pets but not the word dogs, enter pets AND NOT dogs.

American Heritage Dogfight

board game

From 1961 through 1965 Milton Bradley Company produced a series of board games called "American Heritage." These games dealt with themes of war and patriotism. One of the best-loved is called Dogfight and was published in 1963. Dogfight is a simple strategy game in which one player has five American warplanes and one has five German planes. By means of cards, players move single planes towards the enemy and away, engaging in battles. Some serious war gaming adults, in posts on the Internet, remember Dogfight fondly and claim that it helped them develop a passion for war and strategy games later in life.

  • Manufacturer: Milton Bradley Company
  • Material: printed paper | cardboard | plastic
  • Origin: Springfield, MA
  • Style: strategy | war
  • Object ID: 113.3912
Creative Commons License