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William (“Bill”) Tribelhorn “Battleship” correspondence

 File — Box: Individual Manuscripts
Identifier: 117.8002
Abstract This small collection of correspondence is from William ("Bill") Tribelhorn as he requested information from several game manufacturers as well as Playthings magazine in order to find a game ("Battleship") from his childhood. These letters include details on similar games from Ben McCready at Playthings. The letters are dated between 1965 and 1966.

William J. Hoyt Dungeons and Dragons collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017.hoyt
Abstract The William J. Hoyt Dungeons & Dragons collection is a compilation of scans, photographs, and digital files documenting Hoyt’s personal involvement with Dungeons and Dragons and other role-playing games. The bulk of the materials are dated between 1966 and 1979.

William K. Ford case files collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 113.3288
Abstract The William K. Ford case files collection is a compilation of digitized documents of various court filings from the 1970s and 1980s pertaining to the video game and arcade industry. Also included in this collection are three law journal articles and accompanying letters from Ford.

Williams pinball playfield design collection

 Collection — map-case: 1
Identifier: 115.wms
Overview The Williams pinball playfield design collection contains more than 200 large hand-drawn playfield sketches, as well as mechanical insert drawings and cabinet artwork. Digital images of playfields and insert drawings are also included. The materials range in date from 1946 through 2015, with the bulk of the materials from 1946-1975.

WMS Industries final day photographs

 Item
Identifier: 119.4155
Abstract 25 digital photographs from last day at WMS Pinball, 1999. (Originally on USB drive.)

Women in Games at The Strong collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020.WiG
Abstract The Women in Games at The Strong collection is a compilation of photographs, programs, audio recordings, and text transcripts of audio interviews that took place during the Women in Games: Inspire! (2018) and Women in Games: Create! (2019) events. Digital access to these materials is through The Strong's Preservica - Universal Access site.

Women in Games Oral History -- Brenda Romero -- video oral history

 File
Identifier: 2022-ts-03
Abstract This video oral history with game designer, producer, and author Brenda Romero was recorded on February 7, 2022 via TheirStory. The video interview and transcript are accessible online via The Strong's Preservica-Universal Access portal.

Women in Toys (WIT) collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017.WIT
Abstract The Women in Toys (WIT) collection is an ongoing compilation of materials from members of the WIT Emeritus Program, established in 2016. Archival materials include design documentation, photographs, narratives, ephemera, and more. The bulk of this collection is dated between 1983 and 2016.

Worms? game design documentation

 File
Identifier: 121.1506
Abstract Original game design documentation for Worms?, developed by David S. Maynard for Electronic Arts in 1983. (These materials have been previously imaged and are on the Internet Archive.)

Y-Indian Guides collection

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: 117.10427
Overview The Y-Indian Guides collection is a compilation of council meeting reports, activity reports, camp schedules, newsletters, and other information from the Lyons family, who were involved with the Y-Indian Guides through the Bay View YMCA during the 1960s.

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University of Pennsylvania. Department of Folklore and Folklife 3
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Dibb Directions, Ltd 2
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