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January 26, 2012

Children’s construction set

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 9:30 am

Children's construction set

Toy construction set for children manufactured by the Buildo Company of Minneapolis, Minnesota circa 1943-1964.  The cardboard box contains metal pieces, nuts, bolts, electrical wiring, chain and cord, and a paper booklet containing instructions for building a wide variety of models and motors.

For more details, view the construction set in our online collections catalog.

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