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Antigonish Heritage Museum

Card, Playing


Accession number: 2010.025.001
Category: Game Equipment
Date: 1962 – 1982
Materials: Paper; Ink;
Narrative:

A promotional item which would have been distributed through the Wagon Wheel Restaurant on Main Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia. Established about 1950, it was operated by Buddy Sweet, Antigonish businessman. Frequented by students of St F X University, it was a popular hangout for generations of students and locals alike

Description:

Oblong; cardboard box with 54 cards included; 52 face cards and two jokers

History of Use:

A piece of heavy cardboard, plastic or other material with a design on one side used in a game.