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Banquet of the General Society of the Sons of the Revolution, triennial meeting, new Willard Hotel, Washington, D.C., April 28, 1908

Description

The menu has such dishes as cherrystone clams, planked Potomac shad, rack of spring lamb, snow balls and Punch en Turban. A list of toasts with individuals and music is included. A separate ticket admits the bearer to the banquet in the new Willard Hotel. The Society seal decorates the item.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1908-04-28
Physical Description
1 menu : color illustrations ; 10 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches
Dimensions
10 1/4x 8 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Charles I. Thayer, 30 August 1927.
GUSN
310579
Reference Code
EP001.06.16.007

Record details

Other Organizations
Sons of the Revolution
Descriptive Terms
food
hotels (public accommodations)
revolutions
seals (artifacts)
societies
wars
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Patriotic societies
United States History Revolution, 1775-1783
Places
Washington (DC)
Places (Buildings)
Willard Hotel (Washington, D.C.)

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