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Luncheon suggestions menu, The Copley-Plaza Hotel, Copley Square, Boston, Mass., February 3, 1940

EP001.06.05.004 (RS259412)

Description

A young boy's catch amazes two adult fishermen who have caught a single fish in the cover illustration. The illustration is captioned "462 Can You Beat It?" The text on the cover reads "Sportsmen's Show February 3 to 11, Mechanics Building." To the left of the menu centerfold is a logo with Abraham Lincoln's head and the text "Give to the Greater Boston Community Fund." A set of the menus is available and the hotel will provide the envelope and postage.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1940-02-03
Physical Description
1 menu : color illustration ; 12 x 9 inches
Dimensions
12x 9(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr., 11 July 2007.
GUSN
308437
Reference Code
EP001.06.05.004

Record details

Other People
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Other Organizations
Greater Boston Community Fund
Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association
Descriptive Terms
advertising
boys
business (commercial function)
charities (nonprofit organizations)
children (people by age group)
exhibitions (events)
fishing
food
hotels (public accommodations)
presidents
restaurants
sportsmen
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Copley Square (Boston, Mass.)
Dinners and dining
Dogs
Hotel restaurants
Huntington Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Outdoor recreation
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Copley Plaza Hotel (Boston, Mass.)
Mechanics Hall (Boston, Mass.)

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