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Close-up Magic materials/Michael J. Amico papers

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: 93.7077
Collection Scope and Content Note This collection of papers relates to the practice of close-up magic. It includes items relating to the practice of magic in the Rochester, NY, area; magic trick instructions; publications and promotional materials; magic event materials; and national and local magic organization material. Also included are personal papers of Michael J. Amico, a semi-professional close-up magician. Items of particular interest to researchers include a Society of American Magicians (S.A.M.) membership application...

Corky Steiner Kenner history collection

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: 115.4174
Abstract The Corky Steiner Kenner history collection is a compilation of advertisements, instruction manuals, ledgers, financial reports, business letters, journal articles, photographs, DVDs, and other documentation relating to Kenner Products during the 1950s and 1960s.

Cort and Barbara Allen Atari packaging design collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 115.4168
Abstract This collection consists of 240 folders containing drawings, photographs, proofs, preliminary package mockups, drafts of manual scripts, unused packaging, and other internal documents used in the design and production of Atari’s packaging and manuals for home console video games, computer games, game consoles, and handheld games. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1977 and 1983.

Cube puzzle design document

 File — Box: Individual Manuscripts
Identifier: 117.158
Abstract This design document for a Cube Puzzle contains 5 pages (one each for brass cube, orange cube, dirt cube, dark yellow cube, and gunmetal cube) to be made out of wood, at Lewiston Regional Technical Center, Lewiston, Maine, 10/18/2006, designed by C P-G [Calder Phillips-Grafflin].

C.W. Parker Amusement Co. collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 115.8000
Overview This collection contains correspondence and various ephemera related to the C.W. Parker Amusement Company, a manufacturer of amusement devices from Leavenworth, Kansas. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1900 and 1928.

Dan Blum’s Sid Sackson collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 114.1792
Abstract Dan Blum’s Sid Sackson collection is a compilation of Sackson-created puzzle solutions, correspondence, game descriptions, photographs, and notes. Also in this collection are address book pages, an audio-cassette, and a marketing VHS cassette. The materials are dated between 1980 and 1997.

Dan Bunten (Dani Bunten Berry) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2013.bunten
Abstract The Dan Bunten (Dani Bunten Berry) papers are a compilation of correspondence, notes, game design concepts, game code output, photographs, publicity, and digital material created by or pertaining to Dan Bunten (later known as Dani Bunten Berry or Danielle Paula Berry). The bulk of the materials are from between 1983 and 1995.

Dave Long papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 118.9370
Abstract The Dave Long papers are a compilation of game design documentation, ephemera, and audiovisual materials from The Gamesters, Inc. and Screenlife, LLC, including information about the popular DVD game Scene It?. The bulk of the materials are from the 1990s and 2002-2005.

David F. Lancy collection of published works by John M. Roberts

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 111.3903
Collection Scope and Content Note This collection includes 20 scholarly articles published by John M. Roberts between 1959 and 1984, heavily annotated by David F. Lancy. It also includes 12 scholarly articles published by David F. Lancy between 1975 and 1988. The gathering of this body of work, and the heavy annotations by the collector, David F. Lancy, document one scholar's approach to the literature and his efforts to synthesize material and theories found there.

David Shepperd papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 118.10908
Overview The David Sheppard papers include an Altair 8000 manual and schematics, instruction manuals, circuit schematics, handwritten computer coding notes, source code print out, and paper tape. The bulk of the materials are from 1974-1976.

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Baer, Ralph H. 3
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Bushnell, Nolan 3
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Fisher-Price (Firm) 3
Horlick, Gordon 3
Hoyt, William J. (“Bill”) 3
Kulas, Charlie 3
Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum 3
Nintendo of America, Inc. 3
Ritchie, Mark 3
SSI (Firm) 3
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Walt Disney Productions 3
Williams Manufacturing Co. 3
Williams, Harry E. 3
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American Folklore Society 2
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BBC Television 2
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CAPCOM Co. 2
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Dabney, Ted 2
Data East Corporation 2
DeKoven, Bernie, 1941- 2
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Dunnigan, James F. (Jim) 2
Fenner, Mabel R. 2
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Foss, Herbert 2
Glass, Marvin 2
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Grant, Charles 2
Greg Hyman Associates, Inc 2
Hallmark Cards, Inc 2
Hammack, Allen 2
Hata, Ken 2
Hawkins, Trip 2
Hogeman, Tom 2
Huang, Barney 2
IBM Personal Computer Company 2
Ideal Toy Corporation 2
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Kantor, Carol 2
Logg, Ed 2
Mabs, Harry 2
Marsh, Stephen R. 2
Maxis (Firm) 2
McCaffer, John 2
Milton Bradley Company 2
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National Association for the Education of Young Children 2
Oursler, Barry 2
Ozark Softscape, Inc 2
Paley, Vivian Gussin 2
Parker, George Swinnerton 2
Pelczarski, Mark 2
Penguin Software 2
Phillips, Elizabeth Magie 2
Random House, Inc 2
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