Even though many people try to be hush-hush about gamblng, it is still one of America’s favorite traditions. Gambling has been around since the 1600s and even before then, during the pre-colonial era, Indians enjoyed their own forms of gambling.

I bet when you’re placing that roulette bet or playing your hand of poker you aren’t think about the history of gambling. Well if you ever do, this infographic presented by casino.org will show you how gambling has evolved over time.

American Gambling History
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