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Dinner given at the Algonquin Club Boston to the members, Boston, Mass., Janaury 27, 1913

Description

The dinner was given "To celebrate the cancellation of a mortgage of $45,000 which freed the Club entirely of debt." A drawing of the building facade on Commonwealth Avenue is shown. The illustration opposite the menu listing is identified as Chief Algonquin. The Club officers are listed. "Ballad of a Mortgage," by E.F. Burns is included in the menu. The members dined on such dishes as caviar, filets of kingfish, roast plover and bombe glaces.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1913-01-27
Physical Description
1 menu : color illustrations ; 8 1/2 x 5 inches
Dimensions
8 1/2x 5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Charles T. Thayer, 30 August 1927.
GUSN
309805
Reference Code
EP001.06.08.003

Record details

Originator
M.T. Bird & Co. (Printer)
Other Organizations
Algonquin Club of Boston
Descriptive Terms
clubs (associations)
dinners
food
mortgages
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Commonwealth Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Algonquin Club (Boston, Mass.)

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