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15 stars and eagle, ace of spades playing card, A. Whitney & Co., Boston, Mass., ca. 1790

Item Information

Title:
15 stars and eagle, ace of spades playing card, A. Whitney & Co., Boston, Mass., ca. 1790
Description:
The ace of spades playing card has an eagle image within an oval frame. The text on the oval reads "Use but don't abuse me, evil be to him that evil thinks."
Publisher:
Amos Whitney & Co.
Date:
1785–1795
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Ephemera
Genre:
playing cards
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
stars
card games (physical activities)
Eagles
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 playing card : illustration ; 3 1/4 x 2 1/2 inches
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Identifier:
295786
Call #:
EP001.08.TMP.030