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Annual banquet, Society of the Sons of the Revolution in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Copley-Plaza, January 18, 1915

Description

The members dined on such dishes as chicken gumbo, sea bass, squab and fancy ices. An illustration of the John Hancock Memorial, to be placed in Doric Hall in the State House, April 1915, is shown in the program. The presentation of the Knox Trophy and Medals given by the Society is included in the program. The lyrics to the "Star Spangled Banner" and "America" are printed on the last page. The Society seal is printed on the front cover.

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Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1915-01-18
Physical Description
1 menu : illustrations ; 7 x 5 1/2 inches
Dimensions
7x 5 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Charles I. Thayer, 30 August 1927.
GUSN
310570
Reference Code
EP001.06.16.001

Record details

Other People
Hancock, John, 1737-1793
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Other Organizations
Society of the Sons of the Revolution in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Descriptive Terms
cabinet officers
food
hotels (public accommodations)
medals
memorials
revolutions
seals (artifacts)
societies
statesmen
wars
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)
Patriotic societies
St. James Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
United States History Revolution, 1775-1783
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Copley Plaza Hotel (Boston, Mass.)
Massachusetts State House (Boston, Mass.)

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