Artifact Details

Title

Future, a game of stratey, influence and chance

Catalog Number

102741051

Type

Physical object

Date

1966

Manufacturer

Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corporation

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Dimensions

overall: 3 5/8 in x 8 1/2 in x 10 in

Description

The Future game was designed by Dr. Olaf Helmer, T. J. Gordon, and Dr. Hans Goldschmidt. The object consists of the following: a letter from the president of Kaiser Aluminum& Chemical Corporation; an eight-page instruction booklet; ten score sheets; sixty event cards; news event cards lettered A -J; one survey card; an upopened package of one and five billion future dollar bills; a twenty-sided die; a box containing twenty-five each of the colors orange, green, yellow, and blue; four game boards; one center cross; a letter to Paul Armer from Olaf Helmer, and a copy of a news artilce from the New York Times dated Saturday, October 22, 1966.

Category

Game

Credit

Gift of Paul and Joan Armer and family

Lot Number

X6896.2014