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Annual dinner, Society of the Sons of the Revolution in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Hotel Somerset, January 17, 1906

Description

The members dined on such dishes as Cape oysters, filet of sole, filet of beef, Red Head Duck, Londonderry water and Punch St. Croix. The portrait of Benjamin Franklin by Joseph Sifrède Duplessis decorates the inside of the menu. The Society officers are listed on the back cover. The item has a large blue ribbon bow.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1906-01-17
Physical Description
1 menu : illustration ; 9 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches
Dimensions
9 1/4x 6 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Charles I. Thayer, 30 August 1927.
GUSN
310564
Reference Code
EP001.06.15.005

Record details

Originator
John A. Lowell & Co. (Printer)
Other People
Duplessis, Joseph Siffrède, 1725-1802
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Other Organizations
Society of the Sons of the Revolution in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Descriptive Terms
food
hotels (public accommodations)
inventors
revolutions
societies
statesmen
wars
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Commonwealth Avenue (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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