Parker Brothers


In 1883 George S Parker started a company to produce board games. Five years later in 1888 his brother Charles joined him and the company's name was changed to Parker Brothers. and for the next 103 years board games were produced in Salem, Massachusetts.

 

 

Hokum circa 1928


 

 

Clue (Copyright 1970)


 

 

Gambler (copyright 1977)


 

 

Monopoly (copyright 1991)


This edition of Monopoly was specially produced for factory workers. It was the last edition they produced in Salem.

 

 

Company Christmas Gift


This jar was originally filled with candy. It was produced for Parker Brothers for Christmas 1987. It features the Monopoly Mascot Rich Uncle Pennybags carrying a Christmas Stocking.