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“All by Herself” and “All by Himself” clippings

 File — Box: Individual Manuscripts
Identifier: 115.5303
Abstract These clippings document publicity surrounding Kay Clark's cloth books "All by Herself" and "All by Himself," invented in the early 1950s to help teach children how to dress themselves. Along with the newspaper and magazine advertisement clippings, an article by a psychologist titled "What 'All by Herself' and 'All by Himself' Means To Your Child" (by Elizabeth Hurlock, PhD) is included.

Allen Hammack Dungeons & Dragons collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 116.9098
Abstract The Allen Hammack Dungeons & Dragons collection is a compilation of original role-playing game campaign materials, notes, hand-drawn and printed maps, manuscript modules, and other related documentation to Dungeons & Dragons campaigns created or co-created by Hammack. The bulk of the materials are undated but most likely from 1976-1978.

America’s Army collection

 Collection — Container: digital collection
Identifier: 117.9589
Abstract The America’s Army collection is a fully-digital compilation of planning memos, presentations, meeting minutes, correspondence, graphics, videos, articles, and other documentation on the development of America’s Army , the Official U.S. Army Game, by Michael Zyda and the MOVES Institute. The bulk of the materials are from 1999-2005.

Anne D. Williams collection of jigsaw puzzle videos

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: 2015.williams
Abstract The Anne D. Williams collection of jigsaw puzzle videos contains recordings on the topic of jigsaw puzzles, various puzzle-makers, and puzzle collectors. These moving image recordings (VHS cassettes and DVDs) are dated between 1983 and 2011.

Anne D. Williams games-related clippings and correspondence

 File — Box: Individual Manuscripts
Identifier: 116.5453
Abstract This folder of games-related clippings includes the published articles "The Guru of Games: The Play's the Thing for Game Inventor Sid Sackson" (Minda Zetlin, GAMES magazine, Feb/March 1987) and "The Insides and Outsides of Game Collecting" (Bruce Whitehill, Inside Collector, March 1991). Also in this folder are drafts of an article "How to Date Your Monopoly Game" by Dave Oglesby, with associated edits, notes, and correspondence with Anne D. Williams.

Anne D. Williams papers

 Collection — Box: 1-41
Identifier: 2020.williams
Abstract The Anne D. Williams papers contain decades of compiled research (notes, reference, correspondence, photographs, and other documentation) on various companies, independent puzzle-makers, puzzle collectors, and more. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1980 and 2006.

Anne H. Lewis Tinker Toy collection

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: 114.6115
Abstract This collection contains both original and photocopied instruction sheets and booklets, photocopied patents, photocopied catalogs and advertisements, and original photographs of Tinkertoy building sets and other Tinker Toy products developed by the Toy Tinkers; these materials were compiled by Anne H. Lewis. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1914 and 1953.

Anthony D. Pellegrini papers

 Collection — Box: 1-7
Identifier: 112.6708
Abstract The Anthony D. Pellegrini papers are a compilation of published scholarly articles, drafts, and reference materials written or used by Pellegrini during his lengthy career in researching and teaching educational and developmental psychology. The bulk of the materials in this collection are from between 1979 and 2009.

Arcade flier collection

 Collection — Box: 1-14
Identifier: 2016.fliers
Scope and Content Note The Arcade flier collection at The Strong is a compilation of several hundred manufacturer-created fliers for video arcade games and pinball machines. Fliers are arranged by company, then alphabetized by game within the company folder(s). If the flier was acquired and cataloged as a single object, then the Object ID is also indicated. [Home and consumer electronic gaming trade sheets are housed within the library’s Electronic gaming trade sheet collection.] If a date is not specified on the...

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Atari, Inc. 12
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Sierra On-Line, Inc. 7
Williams Electronics, Inc. 7
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TSR Hobbies, Inc. 5
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The Strong 5
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Kordek, Steve 4
Milton Bradley Company 4
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Sackson, Sid 4
TASP 4
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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
Hallmark Cards, Inc 3
Horlick, Gordon 3
Hoyt, William J. (“Bill”) 3
Kulas, Charlie 3
Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum 3
Parker, George Swinnerton, 1866-1952 3
Penguin Software 3
Ritchie, Mark 3
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Sierra Entertainment, Inc 3
Sony Interactive Entertainment, Inc. 3
Stern Electronics, Inc. 3
Walt Disney Productions 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
Chicago Coin Machine Co. 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
ELMS Puzzles 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
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
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