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.

Dominoes

photograph

Dominoes are among humankind's most ancient tools for game play. Early examples took the place of playing cards, and like most early tools for play, dominies likely originated in China. A press photograph from the Miami Herald, taken in 1991, shows a game of dominoes enjoyed by all four players. A caption at the bottom reads, 'Margot Jarames, Martina Cruz, Adolfina Rodriguez and Juan Rosado play a spirited game of dominoes while awaiting to be called for their medical appointments at the doctor's Medical Center HMO on 7th St. "'Not only are those women domino players," commented Rosado, an old hand at the game, "they are among the best players I have ever faced."

  • Material: color photograph
  • Origin: Miami, FL
  • Object ID: 113.1618
Creative Commons License