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Menu, George Washington's birthday, Hotel Vendome, Boston, Mass., February 22, 1899

Description

The holiday menu has such dishes as fried egg plant, lamb chops à la Washington, marshmallow ice cream and Roman Punch. The upper left corner of the menu has Washington's Arms and the lower right corner has a portrait of him.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1899-02-22
Physical Description
1 menu : color illustrations ; 8 x 6 1/4 inches
Dimensions
8x 6 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Martha Loomis, 30 August 1928.
GUSN
309453
Reference Code
EP001.06.04.025

Record details

Originator
Bailey, Banks & Biddle Company (Philadelphia, Pa.) (Printer)
Other People
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
food
holidays
hotels (public accommodations)
presidents
restaurants
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Commonwealth Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington’s Birthday
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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