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Annual dinner, Society of the Sons of the Revolution in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Hotel Somerset, April 19, 1900

Description

The members dined on such dishes as Cotuit oysters, broiled shad, roast spring lamb, roast chicken grouse and strawberries and cream. The music program is listed opposite the menu. A list of officers is included on the last page. The Society's seal is on the upper left corner of the cover. The cover has a photograph of the Washington equestrian statue with the base decorated for the holidays by the Sons of the Revolution.Eight photographs of historic sites are included: Lexington Green, Minute Man, Washington Elm, Old State House, Christ Church, Old South Meeting House, Faneuil Hall and the Bunker Hill Monument.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1900-04-19
Physical Description
1 menu : illustrations ; 7 x 6 inches
Dimensions
7x 6(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Charles I. Thayer, 30 August 1927.
GUSN
310560
Reference Code
EP001.06.15.001

Record details

Originator
John A. Lowell & Co. (Printer)
Other Organizations
Society of the Sons of the Revolution in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Descriptive Terms
food
historic buildings
historic sites
hotels (public accommodations)
landmark buildings
revolutions
seals (artifacts)
societies
wars
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Commonwealth Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Equestrian Statue of George Washington (Boston, Mass.)
Patriotic societies
United States History Revolution, 1775-1783
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Somerset Hotel (Boston, Mass.)

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