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Menu, Hotel Vendome, Boston, Mass., December 25, 1891

EP001.06.04.033 (RS271724)

Description

The guests dined on such dishes as blue points, Southdown mutton, sirloin of beef, Hungarian punch and a variety of desserts. A female figure dressed in costume decorates the menu cover. The menu has turquoise and yellow ribbons and a tissue overlay.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1891-12-25
Physical Description
1 menu : color illustration ; 4 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches
Dimensions
4 3/4x 3 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Martha Loomis, 30 August 1928.
GUSN
318615
Reference Code
EP001.06.04.033

Record details

Originator
Loughead & Co. (Printer)
Descriptive Terms
Christmas
advertising
business (commercial function)
food
holidays
hotels (public accommodations)
restaurants
Material Type
menus
Subjects
Commonwealth Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Places (Buildings)
Hotel Vendome (Boston, Mass.)

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