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Thanksgiving dinner menu, Hotel Vendome, Boston, Mass., November 26, 1903

Description

The dishes offered include boiled ox tongue, suckling pig, Indian Pudding and frozen Egg Nog. "The Old Oaken Bucket," by Samuel Woodworth is printed in the menu. The cover illustration is a flock of turkeys next to a well with a wooden bucket. The menu has a tissue guard with an autumn leaf, "The Vendome, Boston, Mass." and "Thanksgiving" printed on it.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1903-11-26
Physical Description
1 menu : illustrations ; 7 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches
Dimensions
7 1/4x 4 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Martha Loomis, 30 August 1928.
GUSN
309323
Reference Code
EP001.06.04.008

Record details

Originator
Bailey, Banks & Biddle Company (Philadelphia, Pa.) (Printer)
Other People
Woodworth, Samuel, 1784-1842
Descriptive Terms
Thanksgiving
advertising
business (commercial function)
food
holidays
hotels (public accommodations)
restaurants
Subjects
Commonwealth Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Places (Buildings)
Hotel Vendome (Boston, Mass.)

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