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Game Show History collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2022.gameshow
Abstract The Game Show History collection contains documentation on the development, production, marketing, and distribution of game shows. As archival materials are acquired by the museum, they will be added to this collection.

Garth Parker premium toy design papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 113.4301
Abstract The Garth Parker premium toy design papers are a compilation of product sketches, designs, portfolios, presentations, product notebooks, and reference materials. Products shown in these materials were designed for fast-food restaurants, cereal brands, cake decorations, and more. The bulk of the materials are from 1995 through 2012.

Gerald A. (“Jerry”) Lawson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 113.5713
Abstract The Gerald A. (“Jerry”) Lawson papers are a compilation of design documents, correspondence, business records, court records, and other papers relating to Lawson’s career in the video game industry. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1976 and 1985.

Greg Hyman papers

 Collection — Box: 1-3
Identifier: 2013.hyman
Abstract The Greg Hyman papers are a compilation of correspondence, publicity materials, legal papers, paper prototypes, and product descriptions created by Greg Hyman throughout his career in the toy and game industry. This collection also includes audio/visual prototype demonstrations. The bulk of the materials are dated from 1976 through 2010.

Growing up at 700 Allens Creek Road - Interview with Mike Hotra -- video oral history

 File
Identifier: 2022-ts-08
Abstract This video oral history with Michael C. ("Mike") Hotra was recorded on August 1, 2022 via TheirStory. The video interview and transcript are accessible online via The Strong's Preservica-Universal Access portal.

Gruelle family collection

 Collection — Box: 1-22
Identifier: 108.5530
Abstract The Gruelle family collection is a compilation of manuscripts, correspondence, drawings, art, photographs, personal materials, and publications from the Gruelle family. The bulk of the materials are from between 1910 and 1940, and then 1985 through 2008.

GUND, Inc. records

 Collection — Box: 1-38
Identifier: 115.915
Abstract The GUND, Inc. records are a compilation of historic business records from GUND, Inc. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1942 and 1969, and again from 1984-1998.

Guy Welch collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2013.welch
Abstract The Guy Welch collection is a compilation of materials featuring two notable American video game companies: Sierra On-Line and Microsoft. Items in this collection include correspondence, sketches, animation cels, artwork, published advertisements, magazines, corporate records, concept design documents, and more. The bulk of the materials are from between 1990 and 1998.

Heap Folk Art Monopoly papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 110.4372
Abstract The Heap Folk Art Monopoly papers accompanied the museum’s acquisition of the John O. Heap Folk Art Monopoly game board, c. 1914. These papers include photographs, copies of the game design sheet and playing rules, and deposition-related documentation. The bulk of these materials are from 1975.

Her Interactive, Inc. collection

 Collection — Box: 1-6
Identifier: 113.2102
Abstract The Her Interactive, Inc. Collection is a compilation of notes, correspondence, newspaper and magazine articles, questionnaires, release forms, press releases, VHS tapes, DVDs, and a comprehensive game design binder. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1999 and 2005.

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Electronic Arts (Firm) 13
Mattel, Inc. 13
Atari, Inc. 12
Parker Brothers, Inc. 12
Williams Electronics, Inc. 9
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Atari (U.S.) Corp. 8
Sierra On-Line, Inc. 8
Sega of America (Firm) 7
Strong (History Museum) 7
TSR, Inc. 7
Activision (Firm) 6
Association for Games & Puzzles International (AGPI) 6
Bally Midway Mfg. Co. 6
Brøderbund Software, Inc. 6
Hasbro, Inc. 6
Midway Manufacturing Co. 6
Nintendo of America, Inc. 6
Sony Computer Entertainment 6
Sutton-Smith, Brian, 1924-2015 6
WMS Industries, Inc. 6
Williams, Anne D. 6
Atari Games Corporation 5
Bally Manufacturing Corporation 5
Coleco Industries, Inc. 5
Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum 5
Microsoft Corporation 5
Milton Bradley Company 5
Orbanes, Philip E. 5
Williams Manufacturing Co. 5
Boden, Robert ("Bob") 4
Coleman, Elizabeth Ann, 1941- 4
Kordek, Steve 4
Maxis (Firm) 4
Sackson, Sid 4
TASP 4
TSR Hobbies, Inc. 4
Williams, Ken 4
Apple Computer, Inc. 3
Association for the Study of Play 3
Atari Games (Firm) 3
Atari, Inc. Home Computer Division 3
Baer, Ralph H. 3
Brøderbund 3
Bushnell, Nolan 3
Fedesna, Ken 3
Fisher-Price (Firm) 3
Gygax, Gary 3
Hallmark Cards, Inc. 3
Horlick, Gordon 3
Hotra, Anne S., 1915-2018 3
Konami, Inc. 3
Kulas, Charlie 3
Parker, George Swinnerton, 1866-1952 3
Penguin Software 3
Ritchie, Mark 3
SSI (Firm) 3
Sega Enterprises, Inc. 3
Sierra Entertainment, Inc 3
Smith, Robert ("Bob") Charles 3
Sony Interactive Entertainment, Inc. 3
Stern Electronics, Inc. 3
Strategic Simulations, Inc 3
The Learning Company 3
United Manufacturing Co. 3
University of Pennsylvania. Department of Folklore and Folklife 3
Van Doren, Charles 3
Vice, Kathryn Joan ("Kathy") 3
Walt Disney Company 3
Walt Disney Productions 3
Williams Electronics Games, Inc. 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
Arneson, Dave, 1947-2009 2
Avalon Hill Game Company 2
BBC Television 2
Barry & Enright Productions 2
Barry, Jack, 1918-1984 2
Berlyn, Michael, 1949-2023 2
Berry, Danielle Paula 2
Brockman, Michael 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
Coleman, Dorothy Elizabeth (Smith), 1909-2000 2
Coleman, Evelyn Jane, 1945-1996 2
Crystal Dynamics, Inc. 2
Dabney, Ted 2
Data East Corporation 2
DeKoven, Bernie, 1941- 2
DeMar, Larry 2
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