Many board game manufacturers produced horse race games in the later 19th century. Mcloughlin Brothers of New York made many versions; their "Steeple Chasing" is just one example. The game's box cover features a stick border motif. This design related to actual steeple chase hurdles, which were made out of wood.


  • Title: Board game:Steeple Chasing
  • Creator: McLoughlin Brothers
  • Date Created: ca. 1890
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Subject Keywords: horse, race
  • Type: Board Games
  • Medium: printed paper, cardboard
  • Object ID: 107.4028

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