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Annual dinner, 35th, Society of the Sons of the Revolution in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Hotel Somerset, January 18, 1926

Description

The members dined on such dishes as mousseline of fresh mushrooms, filet of whitefish, spring lamb and assorted cakes. The presentation of the Knox Trophy and Medals given by the Society is included in the program. A list of tablets and busts given by the Society is printed on the last page. Text on the title page reads "The 220th anniversary of the birth of Benjamin Franklin." The Society seal is on the front cover.

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Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1926-01-18
Physical Description
1 menu : color illustration ; 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches
Dimensions
8 1/2x 5 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Charles I. Thayer, 30 August 1927.
GUSN
310573
Reference Code
EP001.06.16.004

Record details

Other People
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
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)
revolutions
seals (artifacts)
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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