New England bill of fare, Society of the War of 1812 in Massachusetts, 7th annual meeting, Hotel Lenox, Boston, Mass., January 8, 1901

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1901-01-08

GUSN

GUSN-310481

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Description

The members dined on such dishes as Duxbury clam chowder, Cod Gloucester style, saddle of Maine venison, Medford Punch and Cape Cod Peep. An American flag with an unidentified portrait decorate the menu cover. A toy soldier salutes on the item verso. A colonial family sits down to a meager dinner with a Bible at each place setting in the illustration opposite the menu page.

Details

Descriptive Terms

societies
wars
hotels (public accommodations)
food
menus

Physical Description

1 menu : color illustrations ; 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.06.14.001

Image Dimensions

7 3/4 x 10 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter K. Watkins, March 20, 1934.

Record Details

Originator

Winship Press (Boston, Mass.) (Printer)

Material Type

menus

Other Organizations

Society of the War of 1812 in Massachusetts

Subjects

United States History War of 1812
Exeter Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item