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Banquet of the General Society of the Sons of the Revolution, triennial meeting, Willard Hotel, Washington, D.C., April 19, 1911

Description

The menu has such dishes as cherrystone clams, planked Potomac shad, rack of spring lamb, strawberry mousse and Apollinaris water. A list of toasts with individuals and music is included. A portrait of Edmund Wetmore, the Society president, is on the front cover.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1911-04-19
Physical Description
1 menu : 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
310599
Reference Code
EP001.06.16.008

Record details

Originator
Unz & Co. (Printer)
Other People
Wetmore, Edmund
Other Organizations
Sons of the Revolution
Descriptive Terms
food
hotels (public accommodations)
lawyers
portraits
revolutions
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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