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Fact #7 (deck-of-cards)

Deck of Cards

Each of the suits in a deck of cards represents the four major pillars of the economy in the Middle Ages. Heart represented the Church; Spades represented the military; Clubs represented agriculture; and Diamonds represented the merchant class.

Hands-On History

Date: August, 30th 2014 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Visit with a Historic Interpreter as he shares some of his favorite card tricks.

Location
2nd Floor Landing