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Menu, first Social Court, Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Ohio, Cincinnati, Ohio, December 19, 1895

Description

The menu has lobster, English partridge, ices and assorted cakes. The Society officers are listed. A colonial sentry is between a medal and a peace pipe in the cover illustration. "The first Social Court was held at the residence of Deputy Governor-General Michael Myers Shoemaker, Cincinnati, December 19, 1895, to celebrate the 220th anniversary of the Great Swamp Fight." The quote is from the Society's "Second Annual Register," 1897, p. 30.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1895-12-19
Physical Description
1 menu : color illustrations ; 6 1/2 x 5 inches
Dimensions
6 1/2x 5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of W.D. Paterson, 23 October 1928.
GUSN
309867
Reference Code
EP001.06.08.014

Record details

Originator
Bailey, Banks & Biddle Company (Philadelphia, Pa.) (Printer)
Other Organizations
Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Ohio
Descriptive Terms
food
societies
Material Type
menus
Subjects
King Philip’s War, 1675-1676
United States History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Places
Cincinnati (Hamilton county, Ohio)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)

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