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Accession number 2009.5
Catalog Number 2009.5.118
Object Name Card, Souvenir
Description Complete deck (52 playing cards plus 3 informational cards) of "Native American Playing Cards I" created by U.S. Games Systems, Inc. of Stamford, Conneticut. The back of each card has an illustration of a Native American in plains Indian clothing galloping on horseback while aiming a bow and arrow. The face of each card has an illustration of a different Native American with all illustrations taken from "History of the Indian Tribes of North America".

The tribes included in the deck are:
Apache, Cherokee, Chippewa, Choctaw, Creek, Flathead, Ioway, Musquakee, Ojibway, Osage, Ottawa, Ottoe, Pawnee, Pottawatimie, Saukie, Seminole, Seneca, Shawanoe, Shawnee, Sioux, Uchee, Winnebago

The Seminoles represented on specific cards include:
Micanopy (7 of Spades)
Nea-math-la (2 of Diamonds)
Yaha Hajo (Queen of Diamonds)
Date 1995
Collection Plastic & Composite Objects
Imagefile 069\20095118.JPG