Gaming Chips

Stop 8 of 9 in the Early 20th-Century Gaming in the Free State of Jefferson tour

Every club would produce their own gaming and roulette chips, marked with their names or an identifiable symbol. Since the closing of the clubs, these have become collector's item.

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O'Dwyer Gaming Chips

O'Dwyer Gaming Chips

This image shows a variety of chips from various clubs in Jefferson Parish owned by the O'Dwyers. Courtesy of Al Kleindienst. View File Details Page

O'Dwyer's: Postcards and Chips

O'Dwyer's: Postcards and Chips

Here is a collection of chips placed next to the postcards of their corresponding clubs. All were operated by the O'Dwyers. Collection of Ashton O'Dwyer. View File Details Page

O'Dwyers' Club Memorabilia

O'Dwyers' Club Memorabilia

Chips, matchbooks, and cards from some of the clubs owned by the O'Dwyer family. Collection of Ashton O'Dwyer. View File Details Page

Vintage Gaming Chips

Vintage Gaming Chips

Courtesy of Al Kleindienst View File Details Page

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Christina Lawrence, “Gaming Chips,” New Orleans Historical, accessed March 23, 2017, http://neworleanshistorical.org/items/show/444.
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