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Marvin Glass & Associates promotional video

 Item
Identifier: 2017.glass
Abstract This digital video is a promotional/recruitment video from Marvin Glass & Associates from the 1980s. The video, about 20 minutes long, is accessible to on-site researchers.

Michael and Muffy Berlyn papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 119.2588
Abstract The Michael and Muffy Berlyn papers contain game design documentation, notes, sketches, memos, and other materials related to video games and other creative pursuits. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1983 and 2011.

Michael Newman journal articles collection

 Collection — Container: digital collection
Identifier: 2014.newman
Scope and Content Note This collection of 431 journal/magazine/newspapers articles on early video games, the home video game market crash of 1983, home video game companies, and other related topics was shared with staff at The Strong by Michael Newman in 2014. Advertisements and some photocopied book chapters are also included in this resource. Of note is the hard-to-find text from Video Games and Human Development: A Research Agenda for the '80s - Papers and Proceedings of a...

Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation (MECC) collection

 Collection — Box: 1-9
Identifier: 2016.mecc
Abstract The Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation (MECC) collection is a compilation of materials on the development of The Oregon Trailand other MECC educational computer programs, as well as various related news articles, journals, photographs, floppy disks, VHS tapes, and more. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1973 and 1998.

Minnie Allen diaries

 Item — Box: Individual Manuscripts
Identifier: 2016.min
Abstract These two diaries detail the life of a teenage girl in Boston, Massachusetts in the 1870s. Topics covered include hobbies, pastimes, travel, and daily life.

Motley family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 118.216
Abstract The Motley family photographs are a collection of 31 scanned photographs related to the Motley family (maternal side of Margaret Woodbury Strong).

“My Family” handmade book

 Item — Box: Individual Manuscripts
Identifier: 107.86
Abstract This handmade booklet contains about 30 sheets of ruled writing paper, 5 inches by 8 inches, and covers of brown/pink construction paper. Front cover has applied letters of black paper that spell out "My Family." Booklet is bound at top by white cotton string. Within these pages, Ann French handwrote detailed descriptions about her dolls, including Helen, Mary Adele, Susan, Sunny, Patsy Ann, Kathleen, Patsykin, Raggedy Ann, Joy, Shirley Jane, Emilie, and Karen Christina Sophia. The text...

North American Bear Company collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 111.6966
Abstract The North American Bear Company collection is a compilation of newsletters, company-produced magazines, and articles. The bulk of the materials in this collection are dated between 1990 and 2001.

Parker family papers

 Collection — Box: 1-8
Identifier: 120.1000
Abstract The Parker family papers contain diaries, notes, and letters written by members of the Parker family (notably, George S. Parker, founder of Parker Brothers). These materials are dated between 1856 and 1949.

Patricia A. Biasuzzi papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 116.9033
Overview The Patricia A. Biasuzzi papers contain materials related to toy designer Patricia A. Biasuzzi, her designs, and play memories. The documentation for materials in this collection was created in 2016, though the papers feature Biasuzzi’s childhood from 1946-1956 and toy design career between 1977 and 1994.

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Game design and development 45
Computer games 24
Video games -- History 22
Women in Games 20
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Character toys 7
Electromechanical devices 7
Notes 7
Play -- Psychological Aspects 7
Puzzles 7
Atari 2600 (Video game console) 6
Child development 6
Early childhood education 6
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Games of strategy 6
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Monopoly (Game) -- History. 6
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Brøderbund 4
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Middle school students 4
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Fantasy in children 3
Gygax, Gary 3
Landlord's Game 3
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Marvin Glass & Associates 3
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Preschool children 3
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Mattel, Inc. 12
Atari, Inc. 11
Parker Brothers, Inc. 10
Electronic Arts (Firm) 9
Atari (U.S.) Corp. 7
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Sierra On-Line, Inc. 7
Brøderbund Software, Inc 6
Hasbro, Inc. 6
Sony Computer Entertainment 6
Sutton-Smith, Brian 6
Williams Electronics, Inc. 6
Williams, Anne D. 6
Activision (Firm) 5
Association for Games & Puzzles International (AGPI) 5
Atari Games Corporation 5
Bally Midway Mfg. Co. 5
Midway Manufacturing Co. 5
Orbanes, Philip E. 5
Sega of America (Firm) 5
TSR Hobbies, Inc. 5
TSR, Inc. 5
The Strong 5
Association for the Study of Play 4
Bally Manufacturing Corp. 4
Coleco Industries, Inc. 4
Kordek, Steve 4
Nintendo of America, Inc. 4
Sackson, Sid 4
TASP 4
WMS Industries, Inc. 4
Williams, Ken 4
Apple Computer, Inc. 3
Atari, Inc. Home Computer Division 3
Baer, Ralph H. 3
Brøderbund 3
Bushnell, Nolan 3
Fedesna, Ken 3
Fisher-Price (Firm) 3
Horlick, Gordon 3
Hoyt, William J. (“Bill”) 3
Kulas, Charlie 3
Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum 3
Microsoft Corporation 3
Parker, George Swinnerton, 1866-1952 3
Penguin Software 3
Ritchie, Mark 3
SSI (Firm) 3
Sierra Entertainment, Inc 3
Sony Interactive Entertainment, Inc. 3
Strategic Simulations, Inc 3
Walt Disney Productions 3
Williams Manufacturing Co. 3
Williams, Harry E. 3
Williams, Roberta 3
Allied Leisure Industries, Inc. 2
American Folklore Society 2
Angle, Charles E. 2
Angle, Ida Jane (Motley), 1857-1929 2
Anspach, Ralph 2
BBC Television 2
Berry, Danielle Paula 2
Brown, Stuart L. 2
Bunten Berry, Dani 2
Bunten, Dan 2
CAPCOM Co. 2
CBS, Inc. 2
Cheng, Regan 2
Chew, Jacinda 2
Dabney, Ted 2
Data East Corporation 2
DeKoven, Bernie, 1941- 2
Dibb Directions, Ltd 2
Dibb, Michael (Mike) 2
Dunnigan, James F. (Jim) 2
Fenn, Lily Bratley (Motley), 1864-1920 2
Fenner, Mabel R. 2
Fiss, George W. 2
Ford, Robert ("Fred") 2
Foss, Herbert 2
Gaiser, Megan 2
Glass, Marvin 2
Gomez, George 2
Grant, Charles 2
Greg Hyman Associates, Inc 2
Hallmark Cards, Inc 2
Hammack, Allen 2
Hata, Ken 2
Hawkins, Trip 2
Hennig, Amy 2
Hogeman, Tom 2
Huang, Barney 2
IBM Personal Computer Company 2
Ideal Toy Corporation 2
Institute for Play 2
Kantor, Carol 2
Konami, Inc. 2
LaPensée, Elizabeth 2
Laurel, Brenda 2
Logg, Ed 2
Mabs, Harry 2
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