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Union Pacific Railroad Centennial Deck Playing Car
ID#: 35
Box#: 1
Manufacturer: United States Playing Card Company
Brand: Union Pacific Railroad
Country: United States
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Date of Issue: 1969
Number of Cards: 52
Deck Type: Advertisement
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 91 x 59
Subject: Railroad line
Notes: Union Pacific logo on ace of spades. No jokers. $20.00 Q-33 of Box 26


Unisex Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 194
Box#: 4
Manufacturer:
Brand: Unisex Playing Card Company
Country: Canada
City: Scarborough
State: Ontario
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Artistic
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 89 x 59
Subject: unisex figures
Notes: Two jokers. Two informational cards about the history of playing cards. Courts and jokers feature both male and female characters on each card with different designs for each color. Card backs are blue and have both the male and female sign with circles. Housed in cream pictorial paper box. $ 25.00 (1004G) 1 of Box 2


Useful Idiots Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 252
Box#: 5
Manufacturer: Liberty Productions, Inc.
Brand:
Country: United States
City: Alpha
State: OH
Date of Issue: 2004
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Political
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 100 x 70
Subject: television reporters and personalities
Notes: Two jokers. Card faces are caricatures of 54 different television personalities. Card backs have a logo which includes the words "Bush League useful idiots 2004 all stars" on an orange background. Housed in pictorial paper box. $ 0.99 FF-17 of Box 41.


Union Generals Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 254
Box#: 5
Manufacturer:
Brand: U. S. Games Systems, Inc.
Country: United States
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Historical, Educational
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88 x 63
Subject: Union Generals, Civil War
Notes: Two cards list the names of the generals next to the symbols of the cards. Card faces are black and white bust images of different generals from the Civil War with a small card design in the upper left hand corner designating the value of the card. Card backs are a blue and cream collage related to the Civil War. Housed in a pictorial paper box. This deck is a "facsimile reproduction of playing cards originally published in 1863 by M. Nelson, New York." $ 6.00 FF-26 of Box 41.


United Airlines Deck
ID#: 300
Box#: 6
Manufacturer: United Airlines
Brand:
Country: Taiwan
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Advertisement
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 88 x 57
Subject: United Airlines
Notes: S.l., n.p., n.d. $3.00 V-32 of Box 31 Airline deck from United. 2 Jokers. Picture of an eagle on one of the Aces.


University of Michigan Football Heroes Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 319
Box#: 6
Manufacturer: Parody Productions
Brand:
Country: United States
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Date of Issue: 2005
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88 x 63
Subject: University of Michigan Football Players
Notes: Three jokers. Card faces are all different caricatures of Michigan football players from different eras. Card backs are a football on a blue background. Housed in pictorial paper box. $ 10.00 BB-16 of Box 37.


Ukiyo-e Japanese Woodblock Prints on Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 322
Box#: 6
Manufacturer: Piatnik
Brand:
Country: Austria
City: Vienna
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Educational, Original_Design
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 89 x 58
Subject: Japanese Woodblock prints
Notes: Three jokers. Each card face features a different picture from a Japanese woodblock print. Backs are a print o a woman in front of a mirror. Housed in pictorial paper box. No. 110412 $ 8.50 BB-7 of Box 37.


University Unions Playing Cards
ID#: 342
Box#: 6
Manufacturer: University Unions
Brand:
Country: United States
City:
State: Michigan
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Advertisement, Educational
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 89 x 57
Subject: University of Michigan
Notes: N.I., n.p., n.d. Z-27 of Box 35 $5.00 Deck featuring the various Unions and gathering places with food services on the University of Michigan Campus. Each card has text asking a question and referencing an eatery on campus to meet that need. 2 Jokers included


Under the Sea Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 440
Box#: 10
Manufacturer: TerrellCreative
Brand:
Country: China
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 2008
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Educational
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 89 x 63
Subject: sea, fish
Notes: Two jokers. Card faces have a named photograph of an ocean creature with a fun fact about the animal. Card backs are a picture of the ocean with the phrase "Under the Sea." Housed in pictorial paper box. Housing states that the deck was designed in the United States but made in China. W-1 of Box 32.


Ukiyoe Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 660
Box#: 14
Manufacturer: ACE
Brand:
Country: Japan
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Artistic, Original Design
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 85 x 63
Subject: Japanese Ukiyoe Paintings
Notes: Plastic card case within opalescent deck box. Number 1501 in creation. Each card features a woodblock print in the Ukiyoe style. 2 jokers. $9.00 GG-24 of Box 42.


Umbria Souvenir Deck Playing Cards (Deck 1 of 2)
ID#: 861
Box#: 20
Manufacturer: Modiano
Brand:
Country: Italy
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Souvenir, Advertisement
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 86 x 60
Subject:
Notes: Twin decks together make up over 104+ scenes from Umbria in this souvenir dual packet. 2 star cards featuring monuments in Umbria and one Umbria advertisement card. For the twin deck, see deck number 862. $12.00 TT-04a of Box 54


Umbria Souvenir Deck Playing Cards (Deck 2 of 2)
ID#: 862
Box#: 20
Manufacturer: Modiano
Brand:
Country: Italy
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Advertisement, Souvenir
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 86 x 64
Subject:
Notes: Twin decks together make up over 104+ scenes from Umbria in this souvenir dual packet. Includes 2 star cards featuring monuments in Umbria and one Umbria advertisement card. For the twin deck, see deck number 861. $12.00 TT-04b of Box 54


Universal Playing Cards.
ID#: 1129
Box#: 27
Manufacturer:
Brand:
Country:
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 1940-1950?
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type:
Suit System: French
Standard:
Card Size: 87 x 62
Subject:
Notes: N.L., n.p. 1940-1950?Label applied to box: Kolar Card Trick.Lacks aces, Jack of clubs, king of diamonds and queen of hearts. ??? $1.00. ? of Box 27.


USAIR Deck. Playing Cards
ID#: 1187
Box#: 27
Manufacturer: U.S. Playing Card Company
Brand:
Country: United States
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Date of Issue: 1991
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type:
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 90 x 57
Subject:
Notes: Special ace of spades, jokers, extra Thank You card and a calendar for 1881. $3.00. XX-21 of Box 27


UIB Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1527
Box#: 36
Manufacturer: Aquarius Publishing
Brand:
Country: China
City:
State:
Date of Issue: n.d.
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type:
Suit System:
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x63
Subject:
Notes: Phrase on each card, all different with cartoon image. 2 jokers. $6.00. 14-A of Box 10.


Umbra Hairdo Playing Cards Deck.
ID#: 1565
Box#: 37
Manufacturer: Umbra LLC
Brand:
Country: made in China
City: Buffalo
State: NY
Date of Issue: 200?
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard:
Card Size:
Subject: Hair_styles
Notes: 52 hair styles in outline form with description below. 2 jokers and 1 advert. card. Cards in red plastic case.$7.00. 39-A of Box 10


Ukiyoe Tarot Cards
ID#: 1570
Box#: 37
Manufacturer: Made in Japan by Angel Co., Ltd. for U.S. Games Systems Inc
Brand: Distributed by U.S. Games Systems Inc.
Country: Unites States
City: Stamford
State: CT
Date of Issue: 1982
Number of Cards: 78
Deck Type: Tarot
Suit System:
Standard:
Card Size: 103x58
Subject:
Notes: Tarot; full figure arcana cards; Asian motifs in color full figure courts and pips. Instruction booklet enclosed. $15.00. 690 of Box 5.


USA Golf Places to Play Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1763
Box#: 43
Manufacturer: Inkstone Design, Inc
Brand: printed in China
Country: United States
City: Missoula
State: MT
Date of Issue: 2005
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x63
Subject:
Notes: Cards have photos of golf courses. Pack includes 2 jokers and 2 info cards.


United Airlines Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1877
Box#: 47
Manufacturer: United States Playing Card Company
Brand:
Country: United States
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Date of Issue: 1976
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Advertising
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 83x55
Subject:
Notes: United Airlines cards. The face of the cards say Celebrate Proud Land Born 200 Years Ago. #1306 of Box 11B


United Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1880
Box#: 47
Manufacturer: n.m.
Brand:
Country:
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Advertising
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 88x57
Subject:
Notes: Cards are in a red box. #91 of Box 11B.


U.S. National Parks Map Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1891
Box#: 47
Manufacturer: n.m.
Brand:
Country: United States?
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54? - dealed
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System:
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 88x63
Subject: U.S. National Parks
Notes: Maps of all 55 national parks of America. Sealed deck. $4.95. EEE-9 of Box 65.


UMASS Amherst Libraries Playing Cards Deck.
ID#: 2116
Box#: 55
Manufacturer: n.m..
Brand:
Country:
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 2015
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Original_Design
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x63
Subject: Library
Notes: A deck of cards that serves as the UMASS Libraries progress report, each card illustrating how the libraries fulfill their mission. Gift to donors of $30.00 or more. $5.00. JJJ-27 of Box 70.

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