Complimentary dinner given by the authorities of Boston to the President of the United States and the Governor General of Canada, upon the completion of the railroads between Boston, Canada and the far West, Revere House, Boston, Mass., Septembe 17, 1851

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1851-09-17

GUSN

GUSN-309082

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  • Complimentary dinner given by the authorities of Boston to the President of the United States and the Governor General of Canada, upon the completion of the railroads between Boston, Canada and the far West, Revere House, Boston, Mass., Septembe 17, 1851
    (current record)

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Description

Boston celebrated the completion of railway lines connecting New England with Canada and the West. The menu cover has an illustration of Revere House and a doily border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
hotels (public accommodations)
restaurants
food
celebrations
railroads
transportation
presidents
governors general
exterior views
doilies
menus

Physical Description

1 men : illustration ; 10 1/4 x 8 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.06.02.011

Image Dimensions

10 1/4 x 8 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Hannah Kimball, 10 January 1928.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

menus

Other People

Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874
Elgin, James Bruce, Earl of, 1811-1863

Subjects

Bowdoin Square (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item