Making Monopoly: A History of the Origins of America’s Favorite Board Game

Everyone knows the goal of Monopoly. Dominate industry, control property, maximize profit, and drive competitors to bankruptcy. But few realize that Monopoly evolved from an earlier ANTI-capitalist game.
 
The Making Monopoly online exhibit draws on The Strong’s comprehensive collection of Monopoly-related objects to explore the game’s unlikely origins.

Monopoly board