TinkerToy, est. 1914

TinkerToy History - Toy Tinkers Inc. - Evanston

Museum Artifact: TinkerToy Wonder Builder Set, 1929

Made By: The Toy Tinkers, Inc., 2012 Ridge Ave., Evanston, IL

Research is underway on this one and a full write-up will be coming soon.

2 thoughts on “TinkerToy, est. 1914

  1. We at Design Evanston have published two books about our architectural and design history that include references to TinkerToy.
    “Evanston: 150 Years 150 Places” featured the architecture. “Evanston’s Design Heritage” soon to be released, features the designer, Charles Pajeau.
    Happy to send pdfs of both via email.

  2. Hope you’ll check with us at the Evanston History Center, we have a lot of documentation of Tinker Toys.

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