Ralph L. Tomlinson Toy Collection Photographs

 

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Creation Date

1930

Coverage

1890-2011

Date Range

circa 1930

Description

This wind-up toy was manufactured by Wolverine Supply and Manufacturing Company in the 1930's. It is lithographed tin and features a clockwork mechanism that can be activated with a metal key. The cars move through the levels of the structure on tracks in a continuous pattern. This continuous movement was a trademark of the company's toys.

Format

Digital Photograph

Source

Ralph L. Tomlinson Toy Collection, "Learning Through Play" Exhibit in Leatherby Library

Keywords

Chapman University, Leatherby Library, Ralph L. Tomlinson, toys, antique, antiques

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