Alcatraz on the Bay Bingo Board

"New" Bingo Board - Alcatraz (side-view) Alcatraz "Pelican Island" Bingo Board - New "New" Bingo Board - Alcatraz

“Alcatraz” translates as “The Island of the Pelicans” also known as “The Rock”. Alcatraz was the site of the first lighthouse on the west coast completed 1854. Subsequently it became a military fortification, a military prison (1868), and a famous federal prison from 1933 until 1963. Today it is open for tours as part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

My collection of fun, whimsical souvenir plaques called Bingo Boards expand on the original vision of mixing playful art and function. This light green plaque pictures Alcatraz,  the California State Tartan as background and a copper hook for hanging keys, dog leash, etc..

We spend too much time looking for stuff. Now they have a home – Bingo = I found it!

The California State Tartan Series is based on John Muir family clan Tartan:

Blue reflects the Sky, the Pacific, the Rivers & Mountains
Green reflects the Sierras, Fields, Forests & Parks
Red,Gold & Blue signify the Arts, Sciences & Industry of the people of State of California


Material: Sustainable bamboo plywood, Non-Toxic Paints

Overall size: 6″ wide x 8″ high and ½” thick

Wall hook included with each Bingo Board purchased (shown below)

Back of Bingo Bord Tartan Series Wall Hook Provided with each Bingo Board

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