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Bill of fare, Society of the War of 1812 in Massachusetts, 8th annual meeting, Hotel Somerset, Boston, Mass., January 8, 1902

Description

The menu has such dishes as clam bisque, saddle of venison, Black Duck, hominy cakes and cheese. The cover illustration appears to be a profile portrait of Daniel Webster. Sailors are in the foreground of a harbor scene. "The flowing can" poem is printed on the inside of the item. A place card for Mr. George Edward Brown is inside the item.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1902-01-08
Physical Description
1 menu : color illustrations ; 11 x 7 3/4 inches
Dimensions
11x 7 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter K. Watkins, March 20, 1934.
GUSN
310482
Reference Code
EP001.06.14.002

Record details

Other People
Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852
Other Organizations
Society of the War of 1812 in Massachusetts
Descriptive Terms
food
hotels (public accommodations)
societies
statesmen
wars
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Commonwealth Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
United States History War of 1812
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Somerset Hotel (Boston, Mass.)

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