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Complimentary dinner given by the authorities of Boston to the President of the United States and the Governor General of Canada, upon the completion of the railroads between Boston, Canada and the far West, Revere House, Boston, Mass., Septembe 17, 1851

Description

Boston celebrated the completion of railway lines connecting New England with Canada and the West. The menu cover has an illustration of Revere House and a doily border.

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  • Complimentary dinner given by the authorities of Boston to the President of the United States and the Governor General of Canada, upon the completion of the railroads between Boston, Canada and the far West, Revere House, Boston, Mass., Septembe 17, 1851 (current record)

Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1851-09-17
Physical Description
1 men : illustration ; 10 1/4 x 8 inches
Dimensions
10 1/4x 8(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Hannah Kimball, 10 January 1928.
GUSN
309082
Reference Code
EP001.06.02.011

Record details

Other People
Elgin, James Bruce, Earl of, 1811-1863
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
celebrations
doilies
exterior views
food
governors general
hotels (public accommodations)
presidents
railroads
restaurants
transportation
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Bowdoin Square (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Revere House (Hotel : Boston, Mass.)

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