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Billy Bumps Visit to Boston: A Reading game

Object Name: Card game
Date: ca. 1888
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Medium: Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: Container (box): 1 1/2 × 4 3/4 × 6 3/8 in. (3.8 × 12.1 × 16.2 cm)
Place made: North America, U.S.A., Salem
Description: Card game with box, instruction booklet and 96 playing cards; on cover of cardboard box, lithographed illustration of Billy Bump holding an umbrella and looking at the Massachusetts State House; cover inscribed, "BILLY BUMPS/ VISIT TO/ BOSTON/ A READING GAME/ GEO. S. PARKER & CO./ PUBLISHERS-SALEM, MASS.".
Credit Line: The Liman Collection
Object Number: 2000.556
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Marks: lithographed: on the box cover: "BILLY BUMPS/ VISIT TO/ BOSTON/ A READING GAME/ GEO. S. PARKER & CO./ PUBLISHERS-SALEM, MASS."