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New England bill of fare, Society of the War of 1812 in Massachusetts, 7th annual meeting, Hotel Lenox, Boston, Mass., January 8, 1901

Description

The members dined on such dishes as Duxbury clam chowder, Cod Gloucester style, saddle of Maine venison, Medford Punch and Cape Cod Peep. An American flag with an unidentified portrait decorate the menu cover. A toy soldier salutes on the item verso. A colonial family sits down to a meager dinner with a Bible at each place setting in the illustration opposite the menu page.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1901-01-08
Physical Description
1 menu : color illustrations ; 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 inches
Dimensions
7 3/4x 10 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter K. Watkins, March 20, 1934.
GUSN
310481
Reference Code
EP001.06.14.001

Record details

Originator
Winship Press (Boston, Mass.) (Printer)
Other Organizations
Society of the War of 1812 in Massachusetts
Descriptive Terms
food
hotels (public accommodations)
societies
wars
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Exeter Street (Boston, Mass.)
United States History War of 1812
Places (Buildings)
Hotel Lenox (Boston, Mass.)

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