Lilly Library Manuscript Collections

SLOCUM MSS.

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Inventory

I. CORRESPONDENCE

Arranged alphabetically by either name of correspondent or topic of correspondence. A complete list of names is available.

  • Box 1: Abbott Award - Bits & Pieces
  • Box 2: Blackman - Coffin
  • Box 3: Coffman - Dowse
  • Box 4: Draughon - Gardner
  • Box 5: Gardner - Gordon
  • Box 6: Gordon - Hordern
  • Box 7: Hordern - Lalanne
  • Box 8: Lamb - Nelson
  • Box 9: Neto - Roosevelt
  • Box 10: Roscoe - Slocum, Jack
  • Box 11: Small - Uri
  • Box 12: Valentine Collectors - Yoshigahara
  • Box 13: Yoshigahara - Unidentified

II. RESEARCH FILES

Libraries and Museums. Arranged alphabetically by name of library, museum, or occupying institution.

Box 13
  • Abbot Hall - American Museum of Magic
  • Bates College - Birmingham
  • Boston
  • Brighton & Hove
  • British Museum (3 folders)
  • Brooklyn Museum (4 folders)
  • Buffalo Bill Historical Center - Cumberland Toy Museum
Box 14
  • Danish Toy Museum - Derby City
  • Edinburgh - Exploratorium
  • German Museums - Getty
  • Hampshire - Harvard
  • Henry Ford Museum - Huntington Library
  • Ipswich - Los Angeles Public Library
  • Manchester (University of) - Morgan Library
  • Musee des arts decoratifs - Museum of the American China Trade
  • Museums (general)
  • National Art Library
  • New York City
  • New York Historical Society - New York Public Library
  • Ontario Science Center - Paris
  • Peabody Museum - Pennsylvania (University of)
  • Perelman Antique Toy Museum - Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • Pollock's Toy Museum - Princeton
  • PuzzleQuest Museum Exhibit - Puzzle Research Subjects
  • Ryerss Library and Museum
  • St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Santa Monica Toy Museum - Smithsonian
  • SOAS Library - Strangers Hall
  • Strong Museum
  • Sudbury Hall - Swedish Museums
  • Swinton Museum - Swiss Toy Museums
Box 15
  • Toronto - Toy Museums (U.K.)
  • UCLA
  • U.K. Museums (general)
  • Waterloo Library
  • Williamsburg Library
  • Winterthur - Yale
  • Unidentified
Non-Mechanical Puzzles
Box 18
  • Illusions - examples (3 folders)
  • Illusions - references
  • Stamps
  • Hidden images - examples
  • Rebus examples
Box 19
  • Word puzzles (2 folders)
  • Cryptograms
  • Alphametics
  • Slant writing
  • Tobin's puzzle
  • Postcard puzzles
  • Puzzle cartoons
  • Clippings
  • Advertisements
  • Giveaways
  • Nature's puzzles
  • Teaching aids
  • Quilts
  • Songs and music
  • Coins
  • Magic
  • General
  • Electronic puzzles
  • Bibliography
  • Games
  • Sequence puzzles
  • Logic puzzles
  • Math puzzles (2 folders)
  • Mazes (3 folders)
David Klarner materials

David Klarner was a professor of mathematics at Stanford University and then SUNY-Binghamton until his death in 1999. He was an expert on polyominoes and also wrote extensively about Box-packing puzzles. Additionally, Klarner wrote the Foreword to Jerry Slocum's Book of Ingenious and Diabolical Puzzles. Boxes 40-42 in this subseries are Klarner's personal papers. Boxes 63-64 contain realia.

Box 40
  • Box-packing puzzles
  • Martin Gardner materials
  • "Erdos Conjecture" formula
  • Articles (2 folders)
  • Puzzle formulas (6 folders)
  • Correspondence (4 folders)
Box 41
  • List of publications
  • Puzzle formulas
  • "Mathematical Gardner" materials (2 folders)
  • Correspondence (5 folders)
  • Articles (11 folders)
  • Polyomino sketches
Box 42
  • "Mathematical Gardner" materials (5 folders)
  • Puzzle papers
  • Polyominoes (3 folders)
  • Pamphlets
  • Catalogs
  • Newsletters
  • Articles
  • Formulas
  • Puzzle party information
Box 63
  • Wood blocks used for Box-filling experiments
Box 64
  • Plastic "legs" used to hold puzzles
  • Tile pieces used to solve Tower of Hanoi puzzle
Box 70 (Oversize)
  • Posters
Box 72 (Oversize)
  • Polyomino sketches
Box 74 (Oversize)
  • Wood board solution for Hexomino tiling of 9x9 plane
Holger Larsen Materials.

Holger Larsen was an avid puzzle collector with scholarly interests in the history and geography of puzzles. His collection was donated to Jerry Slocum upon his death in 2003.

Box 42
  • Brikker materials (2 folders)
  • Catalogs (2 folders)
  • Articles
  • Newsclippings
  • List of puzzles
  • Correspondence (4 folders)
  • Puzzle classifications
  • Puzzle donation
  • Danish puzzles
  • Translations
  • Chinese puzzles
Leon Bankoff materials.

Leon Bankoff was a magician, mathematician, and dentist with an interest in mechanical puzzles. His materials were given to Jerry Slocum after his death in 1997. Box 65 contains magic realia. Box 66 contains photographs and audio-visual materials.

Box 65
  • Zombie silk
  • "Peanut brittle"
  • Egg trick
  • "Milk pitcher"
  • Miracle string
  • Ornaments
  • Silks
  • Thimbles
  • Magician's wax
  • "Bloody finger"
  • Card and bill tube
  • Linking rings
  • Disappearing ball
  • Cups and balls
Photographs (Bankoff)
Box 66
  • Bankoff photo albums, 1977-1987
VHS tapes (Bankoff)
  • Puzzle Masters, corporate sponsorship promo
  • Pinball ... The Beginning
  • Akio Kamei
  • Cable-car puzzle
  • Will Shortz on 60 Minutes
  • Puzzle Girl, Tape 1
  • Puzzle Girl, Tape 2
  • Rubik Interview: Rubik's Cube on TV
  • Martin Gardner: Mathemagician
  • Watch Your Language
  • Rubik's Granade (sp?)
  • Atlanta International Museum's Puzzles After-Dinner Show
  • Atlanta Puzzle Exhibit
  • From NOB, title in Japanese (2)
  • The Nature of Things and Martin Gardner: Mathemagician
Compact video cassettes (Bankoff)
  • Sydney and Grandma, 1987
  • Sydney in Crib, 1987
  • Sydney and Hillary, Changing Diaper, 1987
  • David I - Doors, 1986
  • David II - Xmas Wagon, 1986
  • Sydney Gray Slocum, 2 days old, 1987
  • Puzzle Party 1, 1986
  • Turners and Mar & Jer & Allan & Sydney, 1987
  • Puzzle Exhibition, CAFM, 1987
  • Puzzle Party #8, 1986
Rubik's Cube Solutions.

Several folders arranged alphabetically by solution developer.

Box 50
  • Adams - Ahleitung
  • Angevine - Behrendt
  • Betts - Buhler
  • Cairns - Claxton
  • Cooper - Cuyler
  • Davidson - Easter
  • Fuller - Gilby
  • Golomb - Howlett
  • Isaacs - Israel
  • Jackson
  • Keri - Lees
  • Maddison - Mentes
  • Nelson - Östrup
  • Palo Alto Wkly. - Perjes
  • Perry - Richards
  • Roddewig - Royal
  • Simplified - T-82
  • Takashima - Tricot
  • Turvill - Verma
  • Whitfield - Wissenschaft
  • Wray - Zauberwurfel
  • Unidentified author
  • Bibliography
  • Christoph Bandelow
  • Computer programs
  • Hordern - rotating puzzle solutions
  • Articles on Rubik's Cube
  • Singmaster - Articles and writings
  • Instructions and notes
  • Cartoons
  • Contests and clubs
  • Law suits
  • Dealers and prices
  • P. G. Continental
  • Gevin International
  • Related products
  • Rubik's tesseract
  • Bulletin de Liaison des Professeurs de Mathematiques
  • APMEP Bulletin 334
Box 51
  • Correspondence
  • Singmaster cube collection
  • Williams solving guide
  • Ads and articles
  • Correspondence with Taiwananese companies
  • Writings in Russian
  • Dunices - solution
  • Ideal Rubik's Cube Club materials
Box 52
  • De Viribus Quantitbus
Jack Botermans materials.

Jack Botermans has co-authored with Jerry Slocum The Book of Ingenious and Diabolical Puzzles, New Book of Puzzles, and Puzzles Old and New.

Box 75 (oversize)
  • Art and Pre-Prints
Box 76 (oversize)
  • Art and Pre-Prints
Dic Sonneveld materials.

Dic Sonneveld collaborated with Jerry Slocum on The Tangram Book and The 15 Puzzle Book.

Box 77
  • Census records
  • Lists of files
  • Correspondence (7 folders)
  • CD lists
Box 80
  • CD-ROMS: Articles (5 disks)
Sam Loyd materials.

Sam Loyd (1841-1911) was an American inventor of puzzles and an author of puzzle books, as well as a mathematician and renowned chess player. He was falsely credited with inventing "The 15 Puzzle," which many of these research materials disprove.

Box 77
  • Articles
  • Periodicals
  • Newsclippings
  • "15 Puzzle"
Box 78 (Oversize)
  • Articles on Loyd
Box 91
  • The Puzzler, 1888
  • Will Shortz research materials
  • Strand Magazine research (5 folders)
  • Dudeney's "Perplexities"
  • Other articles
Box 94 (Oversize)
  • Articles and newspaper clippings

III. CATALOGS

Arranged alphabetically by title.

Box 15
  • Blue Opal
  • Carlisle - Chessmate
  • Chiaro Catalogs - Class Menagerie
  • Cleverwood - Community Cornerstone
  • Constantin
  • Curioshoppe - DaMert
  • De Vreugd - Dubois
  • Elverson - Family Games
  • Fascinations - Finnish Puzzles
  • Garrett Collection - Gordon Bros.
  • Great American Puzzle Factory - Guinn
  • Habbermass
  • Hanayama - Happy Cube
  • Heartwood Creations
  • Hein Spiele - Hikimi
  • Hi-Q - Holland & Holland
  • ICube - Irby's
  • Jacques London
  • Japanese Puzzles - Jeweler's Ring
  • Kadon
  • Kamei - Karakuri
  • Key Curriculum Press - Koplow Games
  • L&M Crafts - Livewire Puzzles
  • Lumberjack Toys
  • Made in the Ozarks - Masterball
  • McFarland - Mr. Puzzle
  • Mozaika - MRM Products
Box 16
  • Nitinol - Overy
  • Pioneer Puzzles - PussyCat
  • Puzzle Boxes - Puzzle Jugs
  • Puzzle Master - Puzzle Ring
  • Puzzles & Games - Puzzletts
  • Puzzling Puzzles - Quark
  • Raintree Puzzles - Rex Games
  • Rhombics - Russian Puzzles
  • Schneider Kubi-Games - Simpson Puzzle Challenge
  • Spilsbury Puzzle Co. - Swift
  • Stave Puzzles - Tangram Greetings
  • Taskmasters - Tavern Puzzle Collection
  • TechniQuest - Toyo Glass
  • Toys from Times Past - Trench Puzzles
  • Trevor Wood Puzzles
  • TW Puzzles - World Wide Games
  • Wu Puzzles
Box 19
  • Adams Cube - Architest
  • Arjeu
  • Bartl - B. Dazzle
  • Berrocal - Bits and Pieces
  • Binary Arts (2 folders)
  • Boardman - Bottleneck
Box 25
  • Bits and Pieces (2 folders)
Box 26
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • F-G
  • H
  • I-J
  • K
  • L
  • M
  • N-P
  • R-S (3 folders)
  • T
  • U-W
Box 62
  • B (8 folders)
  • C (3 folders)
  • G-H
  • J
  • K (3 folders)
  • M
  • P
  • S
  • W

IV. PERIODICALS

Arranged alphabetically by title.

Box 19
  • A-D
  • F-G
  • O (Omni, 1979-1986)
  • O (Omni, 1987-1995)
  • S (Scientific American, 1988-1990)
  • S (Scientific American, 1994-2000)
  • S-T
  • Scientific American articles index
  • Scientific American articles, 1953
  • Scientific American articles, 1957
  • Scientific American articles, 1958
  • Scientific American articles, 1959
  • Scientific American articles, 1961
  • Scientific American articles, 1962
  • Scientific American articles, 1963
Box 20
  • Scientific American articles, 1964
  • Scientific American articles, 1965
  • Scientific American articles, 1966
  • Scientific American articles, 1967
  • Scientific American articles, 1968
  • Scientific American articles, 1969
  • Scientific American articles, 1970
  • Scientific American articles, 1971
  • Scientific American articles, 1972
  • Scientific American articles, 1973
  • Scientific American articles, 1974
  • Scientific American articles, 1975
  • Scientific American articles, 1976
  • Scientific American articles, 1977
  • Scientific American articles, 1978
  • Scientific American articles, 1979
  • Scientific American articles, 1980
  • Scientific American articles, 1981
  • Scientific American articles, 1982
  • Scientific American articles, 1983-1984
  • Scientific American articles, 1985
  • Scientific American articles, 1986-1987
  • Scientific American articles, undated
Box 61
  • A
  • B (2 folders)
  • C
  • E (5 folders)
  • F
  • G
  • H-J
  • L-N
  • O, includes article on Slocum's puzzle collection in Omni (2 folders)
  • P-S
  • T-U
Box 85 (Oversize)
  • Various titles.
Box 88
  • Game & Puzzle Collectors Quarterly (4 issues), 2001-2002
  • Science and Invention (5 issues), 1930-1931
Box 93
  • A-C
  • D-E
  • F-G
  • H-L
  • M-W

V. BUSINESS RECORDS

Box 17
  • Acquisitions (7 folders)
  • Loan forms
  • Condition reports (3 folders)
  • Kamei Doors - invoice and accompanying materials
  • Poster gallery prints
  • Museum photos (photocopies of)
  • Installation instructions
  • Puzzle Building floor plans
  • Floor covering
  • Puzzle Building contract permits
  • Sun block data
  • General
Box 24
  • HSBC - David Hughes
  • HSBC Invoices
  • HSBC Contract, 2005
  • Canary Wharf layouts
  • Tangram booklets
  • HSBC Phase 1
  • HSBC Phase 2
  • HSBC Phase 3
  • Tangram clearances
  • HSBC wall panels and security
  • HSBC internet access
  • Approved Tangram images
  • Approved figures and images
  • Tangram paradoxes
  • HSBC correspondence
  • Tangram history text
  • Publicity and logo
  • Lilly Library endowment
  • Tangram project
Box 25
  • HSBC Tangram ads
  • Dynergy Tangram logo
  • Lippencott Mercer logo
  • HSBC Tangram images
  • HSBC Tangrams
  • Bits and Pieces, masters
  • Bits and Pieces, general
  • Bits and Pieces check payments
  • Bits and Pieces inventories (4 folders)
  • Orders
Box 44
  • Cognitive Concepts catalog
  • GM Hughes presentations (10 folders)
Box 47
  • Hughes work history
  • Presentation text (3 folders)
  • Presentation slides (12 folders)
  • Slide captions
  • Interdepartmental correspondence
  • Articles
  • Corporate studies (2 folders)
  • Publicity materials
Box 92
  • Hughesnews, newsletter, July 6, 1984
  • Hughes Retiree News, newsletter, Fall 1995
  • HSBC Tangram ads, various magazines, 2005

VI. WRITINGS

Arranged into subseries by title and includes drafts, page proofs, and accompanying research materials. All writings are by Jerry Slocum except for manuscripts by Stewart Coffin in Boxes 51-52.

New Book of Puzzles
Box 25
  • Copyright info
  • Tangrams research
  • Research materials
  • Illustrations
  • Drafts
  • Reviews
  • Introduction to the book
  • Business information
  • Publicity
  • Edits (3 folders)
  • Illustrations-only draft
Compendium of Checkerboard Puzzles
Box 26
  • Master copy (2 folders)
  • First edition, old master copy
  • Paste-up master copy
Box 27
  • Third edition
  • Third edition, backup copy (2 folders)
  • Draft, 1983
  • Correspondence (2 folders)
  • Marked master
  • Prints
  • Replacement pages
  • Supplementary pages
  • Reference materials
  • Third edition (3 folders)
  • Budget
  • References
  • Patents
  • The Book of Ingenious and Diabolical Puzzles
Box 27
  • Solutions (7 folders)
Box 28
  • Reference data
  • Reference materials (2 folders)
  • More solutions (2 folders)
  • Puzzles - France
  • Put-Together Puzzles, new data
  • Put-Together Puzzles, reference material
  • Layout (Old)
  • Dexterity Puzzles, text
  • Put-Together Puzzles, text
  • Take-Apart Puzzles, text
  • Interlocking Puzzles, text
  • Disentanglement Puzzles, text
  • Sequential Puzzles, text
  • Vessels and Impossible Objects, text
  • First draft
Box 29
  • Sequential Movement Puzzles data
  • Interlocking Puzzles data
  • Disentanglement Puzzles data
  • Impossible Puzzles data
  • Revisions
  • Book ideas
  • Correspondence
  • Puzzle Jugs, reference material
  • Unused materials
  • General materials
Box 59
  • Page proofs (10 folders)
  • Contracts (2 folders)
The Tangram Book
Box 29
  • Final proof (2 folders)
  • Illustrations
  • History and origins
  • Corrections
  • "Dummy" proofs
  • Permissions
  • Research materials (6 folders)
  • Correspondence (2 folders)
  • Rough text
Box 30
  • Research materials (4 folders)
  • Butterfly tables
  • Tangram tables
  • Napoleon Tangrams (4 folders)
  • Napoleon bibliography
  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • Michael Faraday
  • John Quincy Adams
  • Lewis Carroll
  • Photos and prints
  • Correspondence (6 folders)
  • Correspondence, David Copperfield
  • Utamaro research (2 folders)
  • Tangram portrait
  • Dalgety research
  • Ricky Jay
  • Milan text
Box 31
  • Book list
  • Correspondence
  • Photographs
  • Foreword, by Martin Gardner
  • Author's Draft, 1999 Book Fair
  • Outline
  • Tangram problems (2 folders)
  • Tangram classification list
  • 15-Piece Puzzle list
  • Napoleon text
  • Tangrams in China
  • Tangram exhibit
  • Research materials
  • Copyright info
Box 59
  • Page proofs
Box 60
  • Publicity materials
  • Page proofs (3 folders)
  • Revised drafts (4 folders
Puzzles Old & New
Box 28
  • Notes on text
  • Sales and contract
  • Correspondence (5 folders)
  • Photo release
  • Corrections
  • Reviews (2 folders)
  • Book Award materials
  • Draft with edits
Box 58
  • Page layouts (2 folders)
Magic Mirrors
Box 31
  • "Secret of Chinese Light-Penetration," Text
  • "Transparent Mirror," Text (in Chinese)
  • Patents, bound text
  • Japanese patents
  • Manufacturing methods
  • Bibliography (2 folders)
  • Reference articles (3 folders)
  • Drafts (2 folders)
  • Photographs
  • Research materials
  • Correspondence
Box 32
  • Kugimiya materials
  • Research files (3 folders)
  • Correspondence (2 folders)
  • Operation and test results
  • Contact information
  • Puzzle-knives (8 folders)
  • Ancient Chinese, master copy (3 folders)
  • Ancient Japanese, master copy
Box 33
  • Japanese, master copy
  • Ancient Japanese
  • Japanese
  • "Makyoh," articles and bibliography
Box 44
  • Legend of the Knife, Portfolio of Patents
  • Dissertation, psychomotor skills (2 folders)
  • Patent information on cutlery
Box 58
  • Articles, books, bibliography, page proofs (2 volumes)
  • Operation and Test Results, Page Proofs
Box 60
  • Legend of the Knife, Portfolio of Patents (2 folders)
  • Cutlery guides (7 folders)
The 15 Puzzle Book
Box 17
  • Correspondence
  • Keokuk Rebellion
  • U. S. Census, 1870, 1880
  • Games and toys, Boston, 1881
  • City directories
  • Chapman family
  • L. Byron Chapman
  • Leibsle Family
  • Horace Chapman
  • Chapman deeds
  • Chapman family census records
  • Wise (Chapman) family
  • Ed Benson Chapman
  • Grace Chapman
  • Helen Chapman
  • Last Will - Anna Belden
  • Summons
  • Madison County Surrogate Court
  • Court cases
Box 18
  • Book postage
  • Shipping and delivery materials
  • Invoices (2 folders)
  • Genealogy
  • Princeton
  • Book reviews (4 folders)
  • Flyers
  • Discount policies
  • General
  • Sales
  • Book sellers
  • Correspondence (3 folders)
  • Websites
  • Publicity
  • Book orders (3 folders)
Box 33
  • Impossibility Proof, articles
  • Bibliography (2 folders)
  • Literature
  • Research materials "A"
  • Research materials "B"
  • Research materials "C-D"
  • Research materials "F"
  • Research materials "G-H"
  • Research materials "K"
  • Research materials "L" (5 folders)
  • Research materials "M-R"
  • Research materials "S" (3 folders)
  • Research materials "T"
  • Research materials "V" (2 folders)
  • Research materials "W"
  • Inserts
Box 34
  • Research materials
  • Discrete Mathematics, by Julius Petersen
  • The Embossing Company, by Bill Meridith
  • The 15 Puzzle, drafts #1-5.5
Box 35
  • The 15 Puzzle, layout draft
  • The 15 Puzzle, draft #6
  • Research materials
  • Newspaper indexes
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (AZ)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (CA)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (CT)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (DC)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (GA)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (IA)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (ID)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (IL)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (KS)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MA)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MD)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (ME)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MI)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MN)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MO)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MT)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (ND)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (NJ)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (NV)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (NY) (2 folders)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (OH)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (PA)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (SC)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (TX)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (VA)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (WI)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (WV)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (Canada)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (International)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (deaf-related)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research Sources
  • Prints
Box 36
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (CO)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MA) (4 folders)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MD)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MN)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (MT)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (NV)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (NY) (6 folders)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (OH)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (OR)
  • Newspaper/Periodical research (PA)
  • Photo lists
  • Manufacturers
  • Bibliography
  • Library search
  • Newspapers lists (3 folders)
  • Edits
  • Boterman materials
  • Research files
  • Figures list
  • Acknowledgements
  • Book design
Box 37
  • Newspaper research (CA)
  • Newspaper research (CT)
  • Newspaper research (D.C.)
  • Newspaper research (IL)
  • Newspaper research (KS)
  • Newspaper research (MD)
  • Newspaper research (NY)
  • Newspaper research (PA)
  • Newspaper research (RI)
  • Newspaper research (VT)
  • Periodical research (A-F)
  • Periodical research (G-H)
  • Periodical research (I-O)
  • Periodical research (P-Y)
  • Newspaper and periodical lists
  • Correspondence
  • Research - possible inventors
  • List of cities (19th Century)
  • Advertisements (19th Century)
  • Indexes
  • Research - rewards and solutions
  • Foreword (Will Shortz)
  • Research materials (2 folders)
  • Draft excerpts
Box 38
  • Puzzle music (3 folders)
  • Chronology
  • Research materials
  • Edits
  • Drafts (2 folders)
  • Research: puzzle "insanity"
  • Proofs
  • Impact on entertainment
  • Cartoons
  • Poems
  • Humor
  • Metaphors
  • Theater
  • Stories
  • Sales
  • Advertisements in Europe
  • Articles
  • Puzzle Lists
  • Advertisements in United States (3 folders)
Box 39
  • International advertisements (2 folders)
  • Correspondence (8 folders)
  • Corrections (3 folders)
  • Supplements
  • Additions
  • Revisions
  • Solutions (2 folders)
  • Problems
  • Puzzle "crazes" (2 folders)
  • Photos (5 folders)
  • Translations
  • Census records (2 folders)
Box 40
  • "Gem Puzzle" patents
  • Genealogy
  • Puzzle patent documentation
  • Photographs
  • Research materials (5 folders)
Box 46
  • Photos (3 folders)
  • Articles (2 folders)
  • Correspondence (2 folders)
  • Education and Instruction of the Deaf and Dumb (19th century)
Box 58
  • Proofs (3 folders)
Box 73 (Oversize)
  • Newsclippings
The Klutz Puzzle Arcade
Box 43
  • Solutions (4 folders)
  • Prices
  • "Top 10" puzzles lists
  • Catalogs
  • Puzzle classifications
  • Illustrations (2 folders)
  • Corrections and suggestions
  • Additions
  • First check draft
  • Final check draft
  • Other drafts
Box 63
  • The Klutz Puzzle Arcade, Prototype (4 copies)
Catel's Cabinet
Box 58
  • Drafts (2 folders)
  • Master copy
Puzzle Craft
(by Stewart T. Coffin)
Box 51
  • AP-Art, 2003
  • Design notes 1-52
  • Design notes 59-100
  • Puzzle Craft, 1978
  • Puzzle Craft, 1992
  • Puzzle Craft, 1985
  • The Puzzling World..., 1987
  • The Puzzling World..., 1990
  • Puzzle Craft, 2006
  • Tall Trees and Wild Bees, 2005
Box 52
  • Design notes 200-240
  • AP-ART Puzzle List and Design Notes
  • Design Notes 102-199
  • Puzzle List 1-227
Box 71 (Oversize)
  • Page proofs for various manuscripts
Box 82 (Oversize)
  • Page proofs for various manuscripts
Box 84 (Oversize)
  • Page proofs for various manuscripts

VII. PATENTS

Photocopies. Numeric sequence reflects chronological order of puzzle patent approvals from 1849-1989.

Box 20
  • #0 - 99,000
  • #100,000 - 199,000
  • #200,000 - 299,000
  • #300,000 - 399,000
  • #400,000 - 499,000 (2 folders)
  • #500,000 - 599,000 (2 folders)
  • #600,000 - 699,000
Box 21
  • #700,000 - 799,000
  • #800,000 - 899,000
  • #900,000 - 999,000
  • #1,000,000 - 1,099,000
  • #1,100,000 - 1,199,000
  • #1,200,000 - 1,299,000
  • #1,300,000 - 1,399,000
  • #1,400,000 - 1,499,000
  • #1,500,000 - 1,599,000
  • #1,600,000 - 1,699,000
  • #1,700,000--1,799,000
  • #1,800,000 - 1,899,000
  • #1,900,000 - 1,999,000
  • #2,000,000 - 2,099,000
  • #2,100,000 - 2,199,000
  • #2,200,000 - 2,299,000
  • #2,300,000 - 2,399,000
  • #2,400,000 - 2,499,000
  • #2,500,000 - 2,599,000
  • #2,600,000 - 2,699,000
  • #2,700,000 - 2,799,000
  • #2,800,000 - 2,899,000
  • #2,900,000 - 2,999,000
  • #3,000,000 - 3,099,000
  • #3,100,000 - 3,199,000
  • #3,200,000 - 3,299,000
  • #3,300,000 - 3,399,000
Box 22
  • #3,400,000 - 3,499,000
  • #3,500,000 - 3,599,000
  • #3,600,000 - 3,699,000
  • #3,700,000 - 3,799,000
  • #3,800,000 - 3,899,000
  • #3,900,000 - 3,999,000
  • #4,000,000 - 4,099,000
  • #4,300,000 - 4,900,000
  • Other patents
  • Civil Suit: Paul Gallant v. Telebrands (3 folders)
Box 45
  • Puzzle patent lists (5 folders)
  • NARA research
  • Copyright research
  • Puzzle trademarks
  • British registered design patents (2 folders)
  • Patents - to order
  • Classifications
  • Registered designs
  • European patents
  • "United States Patent Padlocks"
Box 46
  • Patent description list
Box 58
  • 3-D jigsaw puzzles

VIII. DIRECTORIES

Includes puzzle makers, suppliers, publishers, and collectors.

Box 22
  • CD-ROM: cover of 2000 Directory
  • Publicity materials
  • Directory, 2nd ed., 1994
  • Directory, 3rd ed., 1997
  • Questionnaire, A-B
  • Questionnaire, C-E
  • Questionnaire, F-G
  • Questionnaire, H-J
  • Questionnaire, K-L
  • Questionnaire, M-O
  • Questionnaire, P-R
  • Questionnaire, S-T
Box 23
  • Questionnaire, U-Z
  • Questionnaire, miscellaneous
  • Correspondence (4 folders)
  • Orders (2 folders)
  • Master copy (3 folders)
  • Costs and income
  • Completed inputs (2 folders)
  • Forms
  • Collectors, A-G
  • Collectors, H-O
  • Collectors, P-Z
Box 24
  • Rental stores and sellers
  • Questionnaire, mailing envelopes
  • Questionnaire, mailing list
  • Questionnaire, puzzle sellers
  • Questionnaire, rental stores
  • Photographs
Box 58
  • Directory of Puzzle Collectors & Puzzle Sellers, Master Copy for printing (2 folders)

IX. RUBIK'S CUBE TRIAL

Materials from the 1982 patent infringement suit filed by Moleculon Research Corporation on behalf of Larry Nichols, against Ideal Toy Company, in which it claimed that Ideal Toy had violated Nichols's 1972 patent with the release of Erno Rubik's 1974 patented "cube."

Box 47
  • Gustafson deposition - Copy 2, Sept. 1, 1982
  • Gustafson deposition, Dec. 1983, Part I
  • Gustafson deposition, Dec. 1983, Part II
  • Gustafson patent, application, and correspondence
Box 48
  • Nichols patent
  • Rubik patent
  • Rubik patent - non-English
  • Other puzzle patents
  • Nichols patent - references and notes
  • Rubik's Cube history - notes
  • History of puzzles - patents and inventors
  • Frank Fox patents with notes
  • Trial correspondence
  • Meeting notes
  • Testimony notes
  • Trial articles - originals and copies
  • Souvenirs
  • Nichols deposition
  • Nichols patent application - drafts and notes
  • Correspondence between W. Brown Morten, Jr. and William O. Gustafson
Box 49
  • Rubik deposition
  • Slocum deposition
  • Complaint and opinion
  • Trial transcript - day 1
  • Trial transcript - day 4
  • Trial transcript - day 5
  • Trial transcript - day 6
  • Trial transcript - day 7
  • Trial transcript - day 8
  • Defendant post-trial brief
  • Plaintiff post-trial brief
  • Plaintiff's reply to brief
  • First Lower Court opinion
  • Memo opposing motion for new trial
  • Brief for Appelle
  • CBS Appellate brief
  • First Appellate opinion
  • Memo about First Appellate opinion
  • Second brief for Appelle
  • Second Lower Court opinion
  • Second Appellate opinion
  • Petition for rehearing
Box 52
  • Trial transcript - Day 2
  • Trial transcript - Day 3

X. PUZZLE DESCRIPTIONS

Box 52
  • Index card Box 1: business cards
  • Index card Box 2: puzzle collector and maker information
Box 53
  • Index card Box 1: individual puzzle descriptions, 1.1-2.1
  • Index card Box 2: individual puzzle descriptions, 2.2-3.4
Box 54
  • Index card Box 1: individual puzzle descriptions, 3.5-5.2
  • Index card Box 2: individual puzzle descriptions, 5.3-6.3
Box 55
  • Index card Box 1: individual puzzle descriptions, 6.4-7.6
  • Index card Box 2: exhibition puzzle descriptions, Part I
Box 56
  • Index card Box 1: exhibition puzzle descriptions, part II
  • Index card Box 2: exhibition puzzle descriptions, part III
Box 57
  • Index card Box 1: exhibition puzzle descriptions, part IV
  • Index card Box 2: other puzzle descriptions

XI. EDUCATION

Box 45
  • "Denkspiele im Klassenzimmer"
  • AIMS Catalogs and Publications
  • Surveys - Puzzles in Schools
  • Correspondence - Puzzles in Schools (2 folders)
  • Teacher's Guides (2 folders)
Box 46
  • Survey (3 folders)
  • Recommendations
  • Mechanical puzzles exhibition, 2002
  • Bunchgrass Folk Toys, catalogs
  • Channel Craft, catalog
  • Puzzles for Schools (3 folders)
  • Programs
  • Articles (2 folders)
  • Booklets
  • Textbook: Exploring Math through Puzzles, by Wei Zhang
  • Tangram learning studies
  • Thesis: The Effect of a Puzzle Unit on the Achievement of Algebra I Students, by C. L. Sanders
  • Educational Materials K-8, catalog
  • Bibliography
  • Presentations

XII. PHOTOGRAPHS

Box 69
  • Photos of Jerry Slocum
  • Puzzle people
  • 15 puzzle
  • Mechanical puzzles (3 folders)
  • Checkerboard puzzles (5 folders)
  • Ingenious and Diabolical Puzzles
  • Klutz Puzzle Arcade
  • Puzzle collections (3 folders)
  • Tangrams (4 folders)
  • Wood puzzles (2 folders)
  • GM Hughes Aircraft (2 folders)

XIII. AUDIO-VISUAL

VHS Tapes
Box 67
  • Johnny Carson: 10/10/86
  • Johnny Carson, last 6 minutes: 10/10/86
  • Puzzles on "Discovery": November 8, 1994
  • ABC Network News, Nov. 28 (no date)
  • ABC News, Collections and Puzzle Outtakes, Nov. 1994
  • ABC News: Collections and Outtakes
  • Puzzles on ABC News, Nov. 1994
  • Discovery: Puzzle Man, Nov. 1994
  • Discovery and ABC News Specials
  • Discovery, Nov. 8, 1994
  • Slocum on TV: Discovery, HGTV What's Your Hobby?, ABC News
  • "Gerry" Slocum, Business World
  • Jerry Slocum's Puzzle Show, 1996
  • Slocum Family Movies, 3 tapes, n.d.
  • Jerry Slocum's Puzzles
  • David L. Disney, Puzzle Enthusiast
  • From the Kleine Collection in the Library of Congress
  • Max Maven's Mindgames
  • Puzzle Masters, Corporate Sponsorship Promo
  • Termespheres
  • Erik & Dad Puzzle co.
  • Secrets of Magic 1 and 2
  • Berrocal
  • Pieces of Time, Fresno Metropolitan Museum, January 1992-February 1994
  • A Puzzle Trio
  • Peter Beck Cube Collection
  • Laurel and Hardy Classic Collection
  • Fun & Games: British TV Puzzle Series
  • Watch Your Language
  • Magic Secrets Revealed #3
  • Puzzle Masters
  • Mongolian Museum 2001
  • Mongolia Museum
  • Unidentified title (possibly in Mandarin)
  • Tom Lensch: American Woodwork
  • Harry Eng Lectu4e
  • Toyo Glass (2 tapes
  • Atlanta Dinnershow
Reel-to-reel tape
Box 67
  • Tangram
Audio cassettes
Box 68
  • Puzzle Party, 1986
  • NOB Puzzle Lecture, 1987
  • International Intellectual Museum
  • Stewart Coffin, 2000
  • Wirt Puzzles
  • CKNW, 1998
  • Puzzle Interview, 1984
  • Italian Book Translation
  • Hughes Aircraft, mini-cassette with audio recorder
Floppy computer disks
  • Sliding-Block Puzzle (2)
  • Magno's Bug House
  • Franco's Bug House
  • TIFF-PC (6)
  • AIMS
  • From NOB
  • C&B, edited
  • Holger Larsen, Mandarinen
CD-ROMS
  • Complete Stewart Coffin
  • Puzzle-Eye (from NOB) (2)
  • NOB's articles, columns and photos
  • Puzzletopia, by NOB
  • NOB's Sales Pitch, 2003
  • AGPC, from NOB
  • Puzzle Patent List, Jerry Slocum, 2009
  • HSBC Fortune Global Forum video reference
  • Carlson's Icosahedron: The Ultimate Scramble-Unscramble Puzzle
  • Cover: Directory of Puzzle Collections
  • Directory 5: PDF Files, 2003 (2)
  • The Popular 15 Puzzle
  • Puzzle 15 Song, recorded June 10, 2005
  • 15 Puzzle Book, proof and corrections
  • Online Ads: Tangram, 2005
  • HSBC Tangram Ads, October 2005 (3)
  • HRDE, Study
Other A/V
  • Casio IC Card
  • Hard driver, mechanical puzzle designs by Oskar van Deventer
Microfilm
Box 80
  • Narragansett Weekly: September 13, 1877 - September 8, 1881 (2 copies)
  • Canastota Herald: September 3, 1879 - August 24, 1881
  • Syracuse Daily Courier Newspaper: January 1, 1880 - June 30, 1880
  • Syracuse Daily Journal: January 2, 1880 - June 30, 1880
  • Syracuse Morning Standard: February 5, 1880 - August 21, 1880
  • Syracuse Evening Herald: January 2, 1879 - April 20, 1880

XIV. ARTICLES

Box 79 (Oversize)
  • Articles on Slocum
Box 86 (Oversize)
  • Articles on puzzle collectors
Box 96 (Oversize)
  • Articles on puzzles

XV. ARTWORK

Box 81 (Oversize)
  • Portrait of Jerry Slocum
Box 105 (Oversize)
  • Cover art

XVI. BIOGRAPHICAL

Box 82 (Oversize)
  • Signed card for Jerry Slocum
  • Degrees
  • Broadside with factoids

XVII. POSTERS

Box 82 (Oversize)
  • Puzzle posters
Box 83 (Oversize)
  • Puzzle posters
Box 97 (Oversize)
  • Puzzle posters
Box 98 (Oversize)
  • Impossible puzzle/Escher posters
Box 99 (Oversize)
  • Puzzle posters
Box 100 (Oversize)
  • Puzzle posters
Box 101 (Oversize)
  • CAFM exhibition posters
Box 102 (Oversize)
  • Puzzle posters
Box 103 (Oversize)
  • Maze posters and puzzle posters
Box 104 (Oversize)
  • Puzzle posters
Box 106 (Oversize)
  • CAFM exhibition posters
Box 107 (Oversize)
  • Japan exhibition posters
Box 108 (Oversize)
  • Puzzle posters

XVIII. EXHIBITIONS

Box 89
  • Handouts
Box 90
  • Handouts

XIX. MISCELLANEOUS PUZZLE-RELATED MATERIALS

Box 83 (Oversize)
  • Charts
  • Broadsides
  • Ephemera
Box 93
  • Newsclippings, 1984-2009 (2 folders)
  • Newsclippings, print-outs of online newspapers (2 folders)
  • Newsclippings, 19th century
  • Correspondence, 1998-2009
  • Ephemera, undated
  • "Puzzle Bible," 1995
  • "Nuts to Crack," from Tim Turner, 2009
  • Tonight Show materials, October 10, 1986
  • Jeux, exhibition catalog, 1992
  • Articles, 1987-1991 (2 folders)
  • Cartoons, undated
  • Publicity materials, undated
  • Biographical materials, undated
Box 95 (Oversize)
  • Newspaper, The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, January 3, 1897
  • Calendars
  • Broadsides
Box 109 (Oversize)
  • Print, Academe Francaise
Box 110 (Oversize)
  • Color photocopy of Rand McNally & Co.'s New Railroad and County Map of the United States and Canada, Library of Congress, Division of Maps, G3701.P3 1876 R34 RR59

XX. ADDITIONS

Box 111
  • Gathering4Gardner: Exchange Book, Vol I.
  • Gathering4Gardner: Exchange Book, Vol II.
  • Gathering4Gardner: Exchange Book, miscellaneous materials (7 folders)
  • "Anamorphic Art," article
  • Catalogs
  • International Intellectual Puzzle Exhibition, writing with puzzles
  • Samples for reviews
  • Guidelines for International Puzzle Collectors' Parties (NOTE: No copying or digitizing the contents of this folder)
  • Miscellaneous (3 folders)
Box 112
  • Ap-Art: A Compendium of Puzzle Designs, photocopy of book
  • "Atteuristic Approach to Solution of Checkerboard Puzzles," photocopy
  • Burr puzzle analysis and solutions
  • Coffin instruction sheets, 30,060-30,087
  • Coffin instruction sheets, 30,088
  • Coffin puzzles data
  • "Fascinating Puzzles," bulletin
  • "Games and Puzzles Magazine Index"
  • Hlavolamy, photocopy of book
  • "The Hungarian Cube," screenplay
  • "Julebuffen," photocopy
  • Magic Squares puzzles
  • Notebooks
  • "Puzzle Books, Magazines and Catalogs in the Slocum Puzzle Collection Library"
  • Puzzle Graphics DG
  • "Puzzle Instructions and Ephemera," photocopy of book
  • Puzzle lists (2 folders)
  • Puzzles, Mathematical, Scientific and Dexterous, photocopy
  • Re-Kreation..., dissertation (3 folders)
  • Re-Kreation..., appendices (2 folders)
  • Rubik's Cube newsletter
  • Slocum Puzzle Library index
  • "Traditional Craft Techniques of Kanagawa," photocopy
  • "What's New in Polyomino Puzzles and Their Design?"
  • Zomeworks, pamphlet
Box 113
  • Chinese vessels, history (2 folders)
  • Chinese vessels, info on books
  • Chinese vessels, notebook
  • Chinese vessels, Norman Sandfield (2 folders)
  • Chinese vessels, Smithsonian
  • Chinese vessels, UCLA
  • Chinese vessels, miscellaneous (5 folders)
  • Puzzle-knives, appraisal lists and images
  • Puzzle-knives, lists
  • Puzzle vessels, history (2 folders)
  • Puzzle vessels, Slocum Collection
  • Puzzle vessels, appendix
  • Russian puzzle vessels
  • Trick-knives, articles
  • Trick-knives, catalogs, history
  • Trick-knives, Dick Hamilton
  • Trick-knives, Steve Deer, notes
Box 114
  • Tangram, annotated bibliography and references (2 folders)
  • Tangram, book correspondence, Jack Botermans
  • Tangram, book correspondence, Harold Raizer
  • Tangram, book correspondence, Dic Sonneveld
  • Tangram, "buy books"
  • Tangram, "The Chinese Puzzler"
  • Tangram notes, copy
  • Tangram, "The New and Fashionable Chinese Puzzle," printed copy
  • Tangram, OCLC Bibliography (3 folders)
  • Tangram, orders
  • "Photos of Tangram," printed photos, 1998-1999
  • "Photos of Tangram," printed photos, 2000
  • "Photos of Tangram," printed photos, 2001
  • Tangram Book, binder copy, 2000
  • Tangram Book, bound copy, 2001
Box 115
  • Tangram Book, proof, 2002
  • Tangram Book, color copy proof
  • Tangram Book, corrected final proofs (2 folders)
  • Tangram Book, layout with corrections
  • Tangram Book, index
  • "Solutions to the Tangram Book: Pages 1 to 100"
  • "Supplement to the Tangram Book: Notes and Solutions"
  • Cracker Jack collections
  • COSI, Ohio
  • Hoffman Puzzles
  • Karakuri
  • "Nob Yoshigahara: Remembrances By a Friend," 2004
  • "Puzzles Old and New," labels, 2001
  • Puzzle studies
  • Slocum Puzzles, PowerPoint printed slides, 2007
  • Articles in tribute to Martin Gardner
  • Martin: Articles in Tribute to Martin Gardner, bound, autographed copy
  • Supplement to Puzzleana, 1996
  • Trick locks, Sotheby's Auction
Box 116
  • Articles on algorithms
  • Articles on puzzles
  • Articles on Slocum and Slocum Collection
  • Articles on Tangrams
  • Catalogs and Solutions (4 folders)
  • "Compendium of Mechanical Puzzles," from catalogs
  • Directory of Puzzle Collectors and Puzzle Sellers, master copy with corrections
  • Donation to the Slocum Puzzle Foundation
  • Paper Puzzles, solutions and articles (2 folders)
  • Patents
  • Ptolemy's Top
  • Puzzle Exhibition, Children's Museum of Indianapolis, 1990
  • Slocum Collection taxonomy
  • "Sunny-Side Up: The Children's Own Magazine," 1935
Box 117
  • "The Cube," Chinese edition, correspondence and research materials (2 folders)
  • Cube solutions, Dieter Gebhardt (2 folders)
  • Puzzle crazes, Rubik's Cube intro
  • Erno Rubik, introduction to book
  • Rubik's Cube, publicity and articles
  • Rubik's Cube, history (2 folders)
  • Rubik's Cube, miscellaneous (2 folders)
  • Rubik's Cube book, copy of chapters
  • Rubik's Cube book, final draft
  • Cube puzzle book, copy
  • Solutions to all the Cube puzzles, final copy
  • Jaap's Puzzle Page, copy
  • NxNxN Cube, Dieter Gebhardt's solution
  • Jack Boterman, printed photos
  • Printed photos, Slocum Collection
  • Printed photos, Slocum Collection of Rotational Puzzles, Ephemera and Books
  • Rotational puzzles
  • Singmaster, history
  • Singmaster, miscellaneous
Box 118
  • Geert Hellings, sections
  • "Geert's text"
  • "History of Rotational Cube Puzzles"
  • "History of Rubik's Cube," draft
  • "History of Rubik's Cube," 5th draft
  • Mongolian puzzles (4 folders)
  • Rotational Cube Puzzles, solutions (3 folders)
  • Rotational puzzles, hand-crafted
  • Rotational puzzles, copies
  • Rotational puzzles, miscellaneous
  • Rubik's Cube, Budapest (Mentes), 4-step solution
  • Rubik's Cube, Denny's solution
  • Rubik's Cube, Endl solution
  • Rubik's Cube, Harris solution
  • Rubik's Cube, Geert Hellings solution
  • Rubik's Cube, Hordern solution
  • Rubik's Cube, Huang/Gebhardt solution
  • Rubik's Cube, Jaap's solution
  • Rubik's Cube, Dan Knight's solution
  • Rubik's Cube, Spiegel solution
  • Rubik's Cube, miscellaneous
Box 119
  • Black Dog and Leventhal publishers
  • Cube book, reviews
  • Cube book, corrections
  • Cube book, acknowledgments, references, credits
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Top-10 list
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Hidetoshi Takeji
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Lee Tutt
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Adam Cowan
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Matt Shepit
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Andrew Cormier
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Anthony Greenhill
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Jean-Claude Constantin
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Aleh Hladzilin
  • Hand-Made Rotational Puzzle Makers: Katsuhiko Okamoto
  • Magic Domino
  • Meffert Catalog
  • Meffert Puzzles
  • Patents
  • Patents, Magic Polyhedra
  • Patents, rotational puzzles
  • Printed photos, Europe 2008
  • Printed photos, rotational puzzles
  • Puzzles ordered
  • Pyraminx solutions
  • Rotating combinatorial
  • Rotational puzzles, Jurgen Brandt
  • Rubik's Cube, bibliographies
  • Rubik's Cube, Larry Nichols lawsuit
  • Rubik's Cube, publicity and sales
  • Rubik's Cube, Slocum Collection
  • Rubik's Cube, miscellaneous
  • Rubik I, ads and articles (2 folders)
  • "Skewbi," miscellaneous
  • Solution books
  • Speed-cubing
  • Twisty Mods, presentation
  • "Twisty" puzzles
  • Vadim Grishin collection
  • X's egg
Box 120
  • Computer Horizon Corporation, 1989 Annual Report
  • The Cube, reviews, publicity (2 folders)
  • Cube book, figures
  • Cube book, invoices
  • Cube book, solution diagrams
  • Cube book file, articles
  • Cube, Dan Knight, illustrations and moves
  • "Cubing Notation," by Dan Harris
  • International puzzles
  • Nichols Cube write-up
  • "Notes on the Magic Cube"
  • Petrovich, Russian puzzles
  • Photographs
  • Pocket Cube
  • "The Puzzles of Sam Cornwell"
  • Rotational Cube puzzles, solutions
  • Rubik's Cube Solution Project, solvers' forms
  • Rubik's Cube solutions
  • Rubik's Cube, miscellaneous
  • 2x2x2 Cube, solution
  • 4x4x4 Rubik's Revenge Cube
  • 5x5x5 Professor's Cube
  • V-Cube (2 folders)
  • Singmaster Solution
  • Miscellaneous (2 folders)
Box 121
  • Correspondence
  • Bandelow, Christoph
  • Baptista, Augusto
  • Bopp, Nan and Bill
  • Cassidy, John
  • Cormier, Andrew
  • Donovan, Peter
  • Fisher, Tony
  • Foster, Thomas
  • Fox, Tyler
  • Gebhardt, Dieter
  • Haak, Hendrik
  • Hellings, Geert
  • Huang, Wei-Hwa
  • Kimura, Meiko
  • Konstantinos, Verdes
  • Larsen, Finn G.
  • Litwin, David
  • Morris, Jeff
  • Naval, Domingo
  • Osborne, John R.
  • Shortz, Will
  • Sieper, Susannah
  • Singmaster, David
  • Slocum, Jerry
  • Slocum, Tim
  • Sonneveld, Dic
  • Starr, Norton
  • Stegmann, Robert
  • Tutt, Lee
  • Uri, Dario
  • Wood, Trevor
  • Yewchuck, C.R.
  • Unidentified
  • Box of Collection and Museum photos
  • Box of Puzzle Books index cards
Box 122
  • DVD, Arthur Ganson presents a few Machines created between 1978 and 2004
  • DVD, "Akio Kamei"
  • Videocassette, "The Weekly Special with Jerry Slocum"
  • Videocassette, "IPP-22: Dinner, Presentations and Show"
  • Videocassette, "Puzzle" (film)
  • Videocassette, "H. Raizer"
  • CD-ROM, Ron Resch Work
  • CD-ROM, Applied Computational Intelligence lab
  • CD-ROM, Ted 2004
  • CD-ROM, Slocum in Australia, 2007 (photos)
  • CD-ROM, Photos of Slocum Collection (Rotational puzzles, ephemera and books), July 2008
  • CD-ROM, Wei-Hwa/Dieter Solutions, 2008
  • CD-ROM, Rotational Book Project, backup files, 2008
  • CD-ROM, Europe photos, 2008
  • CD-ROM, Rotational cube puzzle photos sources, 2008 (backup)
  • CD-ROM, still photos from G4G5
  • CD (music), Diana Deutsch: Phantom Words and Other Curiosities
  • Miscellaneous photographs (2 sleeves)
  • Box of Slocum photos (books, TV)
  • Box of index cards
Box 123
  • Anchor Puzzles and Solutions, Masters
  • 1887 Richter Book
  • 1909 Richter Catalog
  • Catalogs, Leipzig 1915, Dr. Oskar Schneider
  • 1913 Richter Catalog
  • Catalogs and Price Lists (duplicates), Anchor Puzzles
  • Anchor Puzzles, #1-#36 (36 folders)
  • Anchor, Pfeifenraucher
  • Anchor, Marchen Bilder
  • Zoologischer Garten
  • Stern Ratsel Star Puzzle
  • Piccolo
  • Anchor, Mosaik #1-#4 (4 folders)
  • Anchor, Lustige Tiere
  • Richter Building Sets
  • Richter Anchor (2 binders)
Box 124
  • Richter Anchor (2 binders)
  • Have/WTD. Form
  • Extra, For Trade - Anchor
  • Have/WTD. - List
  • Wanted, Anchor
  • Have - Form, Anchor
  • Have - List, Anchor
  • Wanted, Anchor Puzzles
  • Languages
  • Multi-label Anchor Puzzles
  • The Nine (Alle Neune), 1899
  • Lightning Conductor, 1893
  • Columbus Egg (El Des Columbus), 1893
  • Patience Prover, 1896
  • Trouble Killer (Grillen Toter), 1893
  • Heart (Hertz Ratsel), 1907
  • Goblin (Kobold), 1899
  • Anchor Puzzle Production Data
  • Tangram
  • Anchor Puzzle Ads (Kopfzerbrecher), 1890
  • Georgens vs. Anchor
  • Richter Tangrams
  • Circular (Kreisratsel), 1891
  • Cross, 1892
  • Not Too Hasty (Nicht Zu Hitzig), 1894
  • Pythagoras, 1891
  • Tormentor, 1891
  • Be Quiet (Ruhig Blut), 1899
  • Sphinx, 1899
  • Magic Egg, 1912
  • Wrath Breaker (Zornbrecher), 1893
  • Star (Stern Ratsel), 1892
  • Richter's Social Game, 1896
  • 18-36-Booklets
  • Solution Books
  • Solution Books Data File
  • Solution, Gratis, 2nd Books
  • Anker, Strange Numbers, English
  • Anker - Wooden
  • Hippocratic Temperaments
  • Tafelchenlegen Mosaic Toy
  • Funny Animals and Fairy Tale Pictures, Mar. 1917
  • Max and Mortiz, 1922
  • Picco/Pikko
  • Piccolo, 1913
  • Blumenspiel Flower, 1922
  • Wizard
  • Puzzle Drive Puzzles
  • Question Puzzles
  • Barbarossa
  • Red Beard
Box 125
  • Swedish Anchor Puzzles
  • White Beard
  • 1-17 Puzzle (and Star) Series
  • 18-36 Puzzle Series
  • Plastic Box Puzzles
  • Anchor Cross Copies
  • Yellow-Black Cross Puzzle, 1916
  • Mosaik Puzzles, 1917
  • Anchor Puzzle History (binder)
  • Anchor Puzzle Chronology, 22 Jun. 2005
  • Gebhardt History Write-ups
  • Start and Stop Dates, Puzzles
  • Dates/Chronology Richter
  • Dates from Puzzles
  • References - Puzzle Dates
  • Anker Series Dates Summary
  • Dates, Last
  • Extra Copies, Dates, Reference Material
  • Timelines, Anchor Puzzles
  • Richter's Competitors, Draft and Info
  • Art History, Text and Future Sections
  • Design, Manuf. Richter Art, Draft
  • Photos, Ulrike in Villa
  • Bibliographies, Richter/Anicer
  • Printer's Marks, 1900 vs. 1919
  • New Printer's Marks
  • Printer's Marks, Countries, Languages
  • Printer's Marks, Summary
  • Printer's Marks, Books and Boxes
  • MLB, Printer's Marks
  • Early Anker Series I, 1932
  • Original Richter Series I, Sets
  • Anker Series I, Late 1953
  • Georgeus - Richter
  • Richter Group Ads, Several Puzzles
  • Gratis Books
  • Second Books
  • Austria Ads
  • California Ads
  • Czech Ads
  • Croatian Ads
  • Dutch Daily Puzzles
  • Hungarian Ads
  • Italian Ads
  • Slovenia Ads
  • Art Styles (until) 1910
  • Pfeifen Raucher
  • Family Puzzles Series 1 and 2
  • Original Richter
  • Original Richter, Richter Karam
  • Original Richter Puzzles and Blocks
  • Original Richter
  • Richter Artists
  • Book Sellers and Books to Buy
  • Meyer Heim, Paul
  • Richter Artist, Paul Meyerheim
Box 126
  • Jungnickel, Ludwig H., Artist, Red Beard?
  • Burger, Ludwig
  • Olfers Books
  • Rohling, Carl
  • Puzzle Stones
  • Richter Testimonials
  • Numbering Puzzles
  • Richter Auctions
  • Anker Auction
  • MLB, Austria
  • Vienna Factory
  • Russian Richter History
  • Russian Anchor Puzzles
  • MLB, New Factory
  • (Anker) 2001-2005
  • Richter, 1994-2005
  • Modern Anker Puzzles
  • Anker #1 and #3, 1913
  • Anker Factories, Illustrations
  • Swiss, Trench, German
  • Trench Puzzle
  • Zoo, Schutzengraben, 1914
  • Hippocrates, 4 Humors Mosaic Puzzle (continued)
  • MLB, Sales and Workers
  • Anchor Book, To Do, New Sections
  • Richter Photos
  • Anchor Box and Book Cover Designs
  • Reference Material, History
  • Anchor, Reference Data
  • Anchor Puzzle Book
  • Richter Dates with Correspondence
  • Branch Offices, Richter
  • Fricke, Albert Paul
  • Anker Puzzles
  • Union, A. Paul Articles
  • MLB, New York (Made Stones)
  • New York, Anchor Puzzles, Addresses, Catalogs
  • Anchor Puzzles, Ads, Catalogs
  • MLB, Ads, Logos, Cartoons, Catalogs
  • Anchor Ads, Richter, Germany
  • Anchor, Playthings and Trade Magazines
  • USA, Puzzle Ads
  • Additions, Ads
  • Ads, Hungary, Anchor Puzzles
  • Czech Anchor Ads
  • Innsbruder Nachrichen
  • Coburger Zeitung
  • Wiener Zeitung
  • Ads, Frankischer Kurier, Nurnberg
  • Freiburger Zeitung, Germany
  • Blocks, No Puzzles, 1890
  • Ad Summary
  • Illustrirte Zeitung, Leipzig, 1843-1944
  • Austria, Illustrirte Zeitung
  • Illustrirte Zeitung Puzzles, 1891
  • Illustrirte Zeitung Puzzles, 1892
  • Illustrirte Zeitung Puzzles, 1893
  • Illustrirte Zeitung Puzzles, 1894
  • Ads, Illustrirte Zeitung Puzzles, 1895
  • Ads, Illustrirte Zeitung Puzzles, 1896
Box 127
  • Ads, Illustrirte Zeitung, 1897
  • Illustrirte Zeitung, 1901
  • Illustrirte Fraven Zeitung
  • Ads, Library, Boston, Harvard
  • Austria Illustrirte Zeitung
  • Ad, Translations
  • Ads for 1-17, Richter Flyers and Catalogs
  • Richter Ads, 1st 4 Anchor Puzzles
  • Anchor Puzzle Ads
  • Dic's Lists, Anchor and Frichte
  • Translations, Anker Articles and Text
  • 50 Years, Richter in Rudolstadt, 1928
  • Austria Newspapers
  • German/Austrian Magazines
  • SOYR, 1919
  • Richter Magazine Clips
  • History, Misc., R.A.V., 1922
  • Richter History. O. Hahn
  • Puzzle History, by C.J. Wijpooge, 1981
  • Richter Family
  • MLB, Richter Family History
  • AHN, Inventory of Dr. Richter, 1911
  • Anker History, by Jan Harver, 1989
  • Rudolstadt Newspapers
  • Zwignenberg, Anchor History
  • Hardy, George
  • 1989 Article
  • 1986 Article
  • Employment, Richter
  • Frobel Kindergarten
  • Frobel Museum Puzzles
  • Georgens Books
  • Georgens, Tangram
  • MLB, Georgens /OLFERS
  • AHN, History/Frobel
  • AHN, Build Set List
  • Anchor, Meteor
  • Mah-Jong, 1919
  • MLB, Heinzelmannchen
  • Modern Anchor Ads, Fliers, Booklets, etc., 1995
  • Rudolstadt
  • AHN, Museum, Anker
  • MLB, Museums
  • Anker, Museum
  • Staatliche Museum, Berlin
  • Deutsches Spielzeng Museum, Sonneberg Puzzles
  • MLB, Exhibits at Rudolstadt
  • Patent Medicines
  • MLB, Pain Expeller
  • Richter's Patent Medicine Business in Holland
  • Peter Zwijenberg, Anchor Stones
  • Zwijenberg, Peter
  • Ads, Anchor Blocks
  • Richter USA, No Puzzles
  • Peter Zwijenberg's New Anchor History Book, Master Copy, 2007
  • Book 1 - Puzzle Related Information: Mededelingenblad, Club van Ankervrienden
  • Book 2 - Puzzle Related Information: Mededelingenblad, Club van Ankervrienden
  • Mededelingenblad, Club van Ankervrienden, Jaargang 26, nr. 4, 2005
  • Puzzle-Related Information: Anker Huis Nieuws (AHN), Dec. 1988 - Sept. 1996
Box 128
  • Anker Convention, 2005
  • MLB, Magazine Index
  • CVA, CD Index
  • Richter's Anchor Puzzle, Reference Catalogs, Flyers and Price Lists
  • Club Anker, Magazine with Puzzles
  • Richter's Anchor Magazine with Puzzles
  • Anker, Huiz, Paz Magazine with Puzzles
  • Anker, Zeitung
  • MLB - People, Collections, Richter
  • Anker-Zeitung, No. 13, 1926
  • Anker-Zeitung, No. 1, 1913
  • MLB, People, Collections, Richter
  • Richter's Anchor Puzzle, Reference Catalogs, Flyers and Price Lists (Vol. 1 and 2)
  • Gebhardt correspondence, 2011
  • Gebhardt correspondence, 2010
  • Gebhardt correspondence, 2009
  • Gebhardt drafts
  • Gebhardt, write, 1911-On
  • 1911-2007 D.G.
  • Gebhardt, 10/2007
  • Gebhardt Reference Material
  • G. Hardy References, 6/27/04
  • Hardy, Geo, Puzzles History
  • Hardy, George, Photos, 6/04
  • Hardy, George, 6/2004 Visit
  • Geo. Hardy
  • Hardy Problems, AHN, 1992
  • Hardy, George
  • Richter's Anchor Puzzle... from the Collection of George Hardy
  • Dorothee Kummer
  • Max Kurtze Correspondence
  • Richter's Anchor Puzzles, Jerry Slocum's Correspondence with Dr. Max Kurtze
  • Max Kurtze Drafts
Box 129
  • Raizer Correspondence
  • E. Meyer-Margeth, History of Stone Construction Sets
  • Mrs. Anibas, Richter materials
  • Oskar Richter
  • Oskar Richter, Gretz Schutter, Richter
  • Richter's Anchor Puzzles: Jerry Slocum's Correspondence with Oskar Richter and Erich Schneider (Rudolstadt), 2005
  • Schneider, Erich, 1971
  • Erich Schneider (Rudolstadt)
  • Erich Schneider and Helene
  • Dic Sonneveld, Searches
  • R. Thiele
  • Anker Correspondence, 1994
  • J.S. History, Letters, Contacts
  • Baker, Pat
  • Barton, Les, Anchor Puzzles
  • Brockman, Martin
  • Brokenshire Collection
  • Claus Ahlers, Richter Puzzles
  • Anker Stone Puzzle Collection of James Dalgety
  • Dalgety, Richter Puzzles
  • Gillen, Anchor Puzzles
  • Gillen, Marcel, Anker
  • Gitt, Carlo, Anchor Puzzles
  • Goers, Gunner, 1902, 1909
  • Hahn, Renate and Otto, Richter History
  • Hajek, Peter, Anchor Puzzles
  • Hess, Richter Puzzles
  • Anker Stone Puzzle Collection of Dick Hess, May 2005
  • Hordern Anker Puzzles
  • Isaacs, Stan
  • Frans de Jonge, Catalogs, Price Lists, etc.
  • De Jonge, Frans
  • De Jonge, Frans, Email Correspondence
  • De Jonge, Frans, Not Sent to D.G. (Dieter Gebhardt)
  • Keil, Dr. Manfred
  • Koppel, Bob
  • Leeflang, Henk, 2010
  • Linkola, Matti, Anker Puzzles
  • McFarland, Pat, SandR Anchor Ads
  • Martinson, Brian
  • Mensenkamp, Dieter, Anker
  • Pedersen, Ole Poul, Anchor Puzzles
  • Modern Anchor Puzzles, 1996-2005, from the Collection of Harold Razer (sic), 2005
  • Raizer, Richter Puzzles
  • Raizer, Harold
  • Anker Stone Puzzle Collection of Harold Raizer, May 2005
  • Wolfgang Schneider, Anker Collection
  • Schouten, J.
  • Schule, Burkhard, Anker Puzzles
  • Schweitzer, Bernhard, Printer's Marks, Anchor Puzzles
  • Selms Letters
  • Selms, Ad van, Correspondence
  • Ad van Selms, Hague
  • Selms, Ad van, Puzzles
  • Anchor Stone Puzzle Collection of Ad van Selms, April 2005
  • Selms Correspondence, 2010-2011
  • Shortz, Richter Puzzles
  • Slooten, Jan
  • Tvrdik, Stanislav
  • Tucker, Rick, SandR Catalog
Box 130
  • De Vreugd, Frans, Anker Correspondence
  • Werff, Correspondence, 2007-2011
  • Werff, Jan van der, Printer's Marks
  • Wessel, George, Block Sets
  • Waite, Correspondence, 2008
  • Waite, William, Anchor
  • Wiezorke, Bernhard, Anker, 2004
  • Walk, Wolfgang
  • Yoshigahara, Nob
  • Anker Puzzles, Slocum Puzzles
  • Anchor, Composite
  • Anchor Puzzles, Wanted, Master
  • Anchor Puzzles, Slocum's Collection
  • Slocum Anker Puzzle Collection
  • Anchor, Puzzle Lists
  • Anker Box and Book Covers
  • Slocum, Anchor Stone Puzzles History, 1978
  • Anchor Book, Earliest Drafts, 1978
  • Anchor, Compendium, Cover Drafts, 1978
  • The Complete Anchor Puzzle Book, 1979
  • Book Outline
  • Anchor Book Outline and Data
  • Anchor Puzzle Book Outline, 2005
  • Questions/Stats
  • Richter's Anchor Puzzle Box and Book Puzzles, Bound Drafts (26)
  • Intro, Foreword, Acknowledgements (3 folders)
  • Anchor Book, Outline
  • Richter Puzzles, Start
  • F. Ad. Richter's Puzzles
  • Puzzles, 1911-1913
  • Raizer, Hard Problems and Easy
  • Puzzle Book, 1914-1918
  • Between Wars, 1919-1938
  • After 1989, Rebirth
  • Design Puzzles
  • Making Puzzles
  • Ads and Praise
  • Selling Puzzles
  • Competitors, Copies
  • Pictorial Index
Box 131
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, First Rough Draft, Dec. 6, 2007
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, Vol. 1, Ch. 2-6, Rough Draft, Dec. 29, 2007
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, Vol. 2, Ch. 7-11, Rough Draft, Jan. 8, 2008
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, Vol. 1, Ch. 1-6, Rough Draft, Jan. 13, 2008
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, Rough Draft, Jan. 29, 2008
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, Rough Draft #1, Feb. 1, 2008
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, Rough Draft #2, Mar. 1, 2008 (3 bound volumes)
  • Sonneveld, Dic, Corrections, Draft #2
  • Ad van Selms, Draft #2, Corrections, 4/08
  • Hardy, George, Corrections, Draft #2
  • Gebhardt, Dieter, Corrections, Draft #2
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, Rough Draft #3, May 15, 2008 (2 bound volumes)
  • Draft #3 to DC
  • D. Gebhardt, Corrections, Anchor Draft #3
  • Sonneveld, Corrections, Anchor Draft #2
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, Rough Draft #3A, April 17, 2008
  • Anchor Book, 3A, Corrections
  • Anchor Book, 4A, Corrections
Box 132
  • Sonneveld Corrections
  • Raizer Corrections, 2008
  • Gebhardt Corrections, March 2009-March 2010
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, Draft #5 and #6
  • Gebhardt Corrections, 2011
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Draft #6, 2011
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Bound Draft
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Corrections, Proof
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Pre-proof
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Proof, 2011
  • Norton Starr, APB, Proof
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Proof, Harold Raizer
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Proof, George Hardy
  • Dic Sonneveld, Proof, Corrections (2 folders)
  • Ad van Selms, Proof, Corrections
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Bound Proof, Ad van Selms
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Marked Proof for Jerry
  • Gebhardt Corrections (2 folders)
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Credits
  • New Ads, Add to Book
  • Corrections, 11/13/2011-2/2012
  • German Translation, D. Gebhardt, 3/10/2012
Box 133
  • Text, Drafts
  • #8 Anchor Pictorial Book, Ad van Selms
  • Add Problems to APB
  • Problems for #6, #2, #13, #32
  • New Anchor Factory, 1994-1995
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, Rough Draft #5, Jan. 17, 2009
  • J. Botermans' Anker Puzzle Photos (2 folders)
  • Photo List, Anker Puzzles
  • Anker Layout Slides
  • Botermans, Jack, Correspondence
  • Katalog der Anker-Bausteine, 2008 (large binder)
Box 134
  • Rudolstadt Puzzle Collection and Photos
  • Richter's Villa Rudolstadt
  • Printer's Country Code
  • Production, Old Data in List
  • Miscellaneous Papers
  • F. Ad Richter and Co. Anchor Stone Puzzles, Problems
  • The Fifteen Puzzle, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2
  • The World's Best Puzzles, BandN Project
  • 2D Paper Puzzles
  • Paper Puzzle Book, Send To Lists
  • Compendium of Keychain Puzzles, First Draft, Apr. 4, 2011
  • Stewart Coffin, Puzzle Craft Manuscript
  • "The 45 IPP Invitees That Have Attended 15 or More IPPs, Aug, 9, 2012, Compiled by Jerry Slocum
  • "The 631 Invited Puzzlers That Have Attended IPP #1 through IPP #31, Aug. 9, 2012, Compiled by Jerry Slocum (2 copies)
Box 135
  • Correspondence with Jerry Slocum
  • Copyrighted Puzzle Diagrams (6 folders)
  • Coffin, Stewart
  • Hess, Dick
  • Kamei, Akio
  • Leppanen, Pekka
  • Mobley, Bill
  • Tomii, Yoichi
  • CITES Certificate
  • Puzzle Patents
  • R.W. Skinner Auctioneers
  • Torii Dexterity Puzzles Design Sheet
  • British Library Reproductions
  • Indiana University Alumni Magazine, "Treasures of the Lilly Library," Mar/Apr. 2011
  • Johnson Smith and Co., Supplementary Catalogue, 1915 (photocopy)
Box 137
  • Slocum Anchor Puzzle Descriptions
Box 138
  • Slocum and Richter, Game Catalogs, Microfilm (4)
  • Interview by Eric Elliott of Jerry Slocum, for IUB Libraries Development Office, Mar. 26-27, 2012, Audiotapes (2)
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, DVDs (2)
  • Anchor Puzzle Book, CD-Rs, (5)
  • Stewart Coffin, CD-Rs (3)
  • Hanayama Cast Puzzles Solutions, DVD
  • Puzzle Animations, CD-R
  • Cutting, Dissecting and Nesting, CD-R
Box 139 (Oversize)
  • The World's Best Paper Puzzles, Prototype
  • V-Cubes, Flat Puzzle Boxes
Box 140 (Oversize)
  • Sketch Portrait of Jerry Slocum, Gift from Anatoly Kalinin, Aug. 2012
  • Framed Puzzle Image
  • Framed Midwest Living Article, including blurb on Lilly Library Slocum Room

John Rausch Materials

Box 135
  • Coffin Puzzles in Slocum Collection (2 folders)
  • AGCA 1995
  • Byzantium, magazine
  • Articles
  • Ephemera Society
  • Antique Toy World Games and Puzzles, Whitehill
  • Bulletin, "Le Vieux Papier"

Stewart Coffin Materials

  • Stewart Coffin Binder

Allan Boardman Materials

Box 136
  • Correspondence - Boardman
  • Boardman "Keeper" Examples
  • Puzzle Diagrams
  • Photographs
  • Publications (3 folders)
  • Jerry Slocum's Directory of Puzzle Collectors and Puzzle Sellers
  • Puzzles and Solutions (4 folders)
  • Puzzle Lists
  • George Washington Folding Puzzle, Souvenir of 1st Japanese Puzzle Party, 1989
  • Catalogs (2 folders)
  • Puzzle Articles
  • Reference Guide to Ishi Press Puzzles, Oct. 1993
  • "New Knot" Diagrams, as Modified and Made by Allan Boardman, 2000
  • Mechanical Puzzle Classification, Jerry Slocum, Jul. 1991
  • "Excerpts from Pacioli's De viribus quantitadis"
  • Puzzle Party Info
  • "The 15 Puzzle," Sheet Music
  • "The Puzzle World Who Where," Alphabetical List of Names, 1986
  • Miscellaneous (2 folders)

2014 Additions

Box 141
  • Exchange Puzzle
  • IPP #17
  • IPP #17 Lessons and Data
  • IPP #17 Attendees and Invite Database
  • IPP #17 Exchange
  • 14th Exchange
  • IPP #14
  • IPP #14 Exchange
  • Party and Exchange Schedule and Info
  • IPP #15 Japan
  • IPP #15 Tokyo, Apr. 15, 1995
  • Tokyo - Maps, Puzzle Hunting
  • IPP #15 Exchange Tokyo
  • MIT PP 2/95
  • IPP #16
  • 16th IPP
  • IPP #16 Exchange
  • IPP #12 Exchange Tokyo
  • Hakone
  • Japan - 12th IPP
  • Japan - Puzzle Hunting
  • 12th IPP Tokyo
  • IPP #10.1 1989
  • 13th IPP Holland 1993
  • Cube Day
  • 13th IPP Correspondence
  • 13th IPP
  • IPP #13 Exchange Netherlands 1993
  • 9th PP Tokyo
  • Japan
  • 10th Puzzle Party
  • 10th IP Party
  • IPP #10 Exchange
  • 10 ½ IPP April 1990
  • IPP #11 Exchange
  • 11th Puzzle Party Attendance
  • Registration List
  • Invitations
  • Hotel
  • Puzzle Party #1, Apr. 1, 1978
  • Puzzle Party #2, May 5, 1979
  • Puzzle Party #3, Apr. 12, 1980
  • Puzzle Party #4, Apr. 25, 1981
  • Puzzle Party #5, 1982
  • 6th Puzzle Party, Apr. 2, 1983
  • 7th Party
  • Nichols Party and Trip
  • Nichols Party
  • 7.75 Mini Party
  • Other Puzzle Parties
  • Puzzle Party #8
  • 8th Invitation
  • Photos - 8th IPP
  • Address List Puzzle Party
Box 142
  • IPP 18 (5 folders)
  • Visas - Russia
  • IPP 19 (7 folders)
  • IPP 20 (5 folders)
  • Exchange Survey
  • Marriott
  • Hess Chinese Puzzles
  • Kamei Exhibit
  • Trip Schedule: Japan, China, Mongolia, Documents, 2001
  • IPP 21 (11 folders)
  • Postcards (Mongolia)
  • Miscellaneous (2 folders)
Box 143
  • IPP 22 Design Competition, Antwerp 2002
  • IPP 22 (9 folders)
  • IPP 23 (12 folders)
  • IPP 24 (13 folders)
  • IPP 24 Souvenir Book
  • IPP 24 Mongolia, China Photos
Box 144
  • IPP 25 (4 folders)
  • IPP Future Management
  • Design Competition Changes
  • Yoshigahara Award
  • St. Petersburg (2 folders)
  • IPP Exchange Puzzles Book?
  • Exchange. Back Room 197-A
  • Photos (mounted)
Box 145
  • Yoshigahara Award (2 folders)
  • Coffin Award
  • IPP 26 (7 folders)
  • IPP 27 (16 folders)
Box 146
  • IPP 28 (16 folders)
  • IPP 29 (13 folders)
  • IPP 30 (8 folders)
Box 147
  • IPP 30 (16 folders)
  • IPP 31 (11 folders)
Box 148
  • Scans - photos/negatives
  • IPP 13-18
  • IPP 19-23
  • IPP 8
  • IPP 9
  • IPP 15
  • IPP 16
  • IPP 17
  • IPP 18
  • IPP 19
  • IPP 20
  • IPP 21
  • IPP 22
  • IPP 23
  • IPP 24
  • IPP 25
Box 149
  • IPP 26
  • IPP 27
  • IPP 28
  • IPP 29
  • IPP 30
  • IPP 31
  • IPP History 1-31 New Talk
  • Miscellaneous
Box 150
  • Photos Needed
  • History of IPP 1-16 Slocum Talk
  • History of IPP 1-16 CFF Article
  • IPP History
  • Local P.P.s
  • IPP History Slides 1-16
Box 151
  • Dr. Leung Tangram
  • Tangram Problems
  • Isabel Wei Translations
  • Leung, S.K. Tangram
  • Dic - Tangram vs. Tangram
  • "Tangram" - Word History
  • Hill, Thomas - The Word "Tangram"
  • Tangram Word Origin
  • Tangrams in Schools
  • Read, Ron
  • Singmaster's Tangram Books and Comments
Box 152
  • Catalogs, 1890-1936 (45 folders)
Box 153
  • Yeung, Man-Shun Tangrams
  • Tangram Books
  • Japan - Seikado Bunko
  • Tangram Articles
  • Cox - Trangram
  • Trangram and Tangram
  • Tangram Today
  • HSBC Tangram Ads
  • HSBC Correspondence
Box 154
  • Books
  • Bibliography Tangrams
  • Chinese Tangram Books
  • American and European Books
  • U.S.-Cox 1817
  • U.S.-Goodrich
Box 155
  • 1839 - Punqua
  • 1844 - Chapman Sci. Amusements
  • U.S. - 20TH Century Neset
  • U.S. - Misc.
  • Argentina Early Puzzles
  • Austria Early Puzzles
  • Denmark Early Puzzles
Box 156
  • Denmark
  • England Early Puzzles
  • U.K. - Davenporte
  • U.K. - Wallis
  • U.K. - Lowry 1818
  • Lowry - A Key to Chinese Puzzle
  • U.K. Books
  • U.K. - Taylor
  • U.K. - Paine and Simpson
Box 157
  • U.K. 20TH Century Dudeney, Bell
  • Finland Early Puzzles
  • France Early Puzzles
  • French
  • Allizeau, Les Metamorphoses
  • Chapelle, Grand, 1895
  • France
Box 158
  • French Puzzles
  • Germany Early Puzzles
  • German
  • India Early Puzzles
  • Italy Early Puzzles
  • German
Box 159
  • Italy Books
  • Italian
  • Netherlands Early Puzzles
  • Russia
  • Russia Early Puzzles
Box 160
  • Spain Early Puzzles
  • Sweden Early Puzzles
  • China Puzzles
Box 161
  • China-Japan 1813 Mulberry
  • China Puzzles
  • China 1816
  • China Puzzles
  • China 1813 Tangram
Box 162
  • China Puzzles 1823-1861(several bound manuscripts)
Box 163
  • China - Shanghai Manuscripts and other bound manuscripts
Box 164
  • China Puzzles - 1885-2005, undated (several bound manuscripts)
Box 165
  • Chinese Puzzles (multiple folders and bound manuscripts)
  • Japanese Puzzles (multiple folders and bound manuscripts)
Box 166
  • Japanese Puzzles (multiple photocopied and bound manuscripts)
  • Additional International Puzzles (multiple photocopied and bound manuscripts)
Box 167
  • Chinese Puzzles (multiple photocopied and bound manuscripts)
  • Tangram Book (multiple bound drafts)
  • IPP 26 Boston
Box 168
  • Photographs and Slides
  • Tangram Problems Supplements (not in books) - Master Copy
  • Les Difficultes Chinoises - Masters
  • Chinese Puzzles (multiple photocopied and bound manuscripts)
Box 169
  • Anchor Stone Puzzles - research materials
  • Czech
  • Printing Costs
  • Importing
  • Anker Stones
  • Miscellaneous
Box 170
  • IPP 24
  • Catalogs - Richter, Original
  • Anchor Catalogs and Other Materials
Box 171
  • Dr. Leung Materials
  • Leung, S.K. Correspondence
  • Anchor Materials, 1950s-1990s
  • Anchor Puzzle Sheets, Lists
  • Competitors to Richter
  • Lotts Brick Co., London
  • Foreign Anker Puzzles (Swedish, Finnish, Dutch)
  • Anchor Copies Puzzles
  • Affiliates - Richter
  • Patents
  • Lilienthal
Box 172
  • The Anchor Puzzle Book, First Rough Draft, Dec. 6, 2007
  • Chinese Puzzle Materials

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