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Bridge whist

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

AGPI collection of Norman Hasselriis papers

 File — Box Individual Manuscripts
Identifier: 116.5455-d
Abstract These materials, collected by AGPI, include two typed manuscripts from Norman Hasselriis on the history of card games. The manuscripts, titled "An Invitation to a Whist Party" and "A Short Whistory of Bridge," each have an annotation reading "from his unpublished book."

Robert M. Johanns Bridge Robot design drawings

 Item — Box Individual Manuscripts
Identifier: 118.2166
Abstract This file documents the creation of a "Bridge Robot" playing card tile sorting device designed by Robert M. Johanns (1897-1971), who resided in Rochester, New York and worked as an engineer for General Electric. These pages include notes, sketches, and detailed diagrams of the parts to his "Bridge Robot." Accompanying these documents is a provenance letter with biographical details on Johanns from his nephew, Paul Scheeler, dated 2018.