Historic Boston and Vicinity

Historic Boston and Vicinity Souvenir Playing Cards, 1909

54 cards, published by Chisholm Brothers, Portland, Maine, manufactured by the U.S. Playing Card Co.

Historic Boston and Vicinity Souvenir Playing Cards, 1909 Historic Boston and Vicinity Souvenir Playing Cards, 1909

Historic Boston and Vicinity Souvenir playing cards, published by Chisholm Brothers, c.1910. The back has a large oval with the Bunker Hill Monument in the centre. This is the second edition in which the oval outline on the back design is outlined in gold and the title is in gold print. The cards have the same oval photograph scenes of the area as the first edition, which are tinted in a different colour for each suit.

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