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Blackstone Hotel Meatless Tuesday Menu

Blackstone Hotel Meatless Tuesday Menu | Print | Wisconsin Historical Society
Two-sided dinner card menu from the Blackstone Hotel for Meatless Tuesday ("Dishes containing beef, veal, mutton, lamb or pork will not be served to-day."), with the hotel seal of a rooster over a crest in one top corner, and the seal of the United States Food Administration, a stars and stripes shield in a gold roundel embossed with stalks of wheat, in the other top corner.
DESCRIPTION
Two-sided dinner card menu from the Blackstone Hotel for Meatless Tuesday ("Dishes containing beef, veal, mutton, lamb or pork will not be served to-day."), with the hotel seal of a rooster over a crest in one top corner, and the seal of the United States Food Administration, a stars and stripes shield in a gold roundel embossed with stalks of wheat, in the other top corner.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:108327
Creation Date:before October 30 1917
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Chicago
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:Pamphlet Collection
Genre:Print
Original Format Type:manuscript
Original Format Number:Pam 10- 442
Original Dimensions:6.25 x 9.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
As noted on the back of the menu, "Tuesday will be a Meatless Day and Wednesday a Wheatless Day each week." For other Meatless Day menus, see also Image IDs: 108075, 108076, 108328, and 110086.
SUBJECTS
Food service
Ephemera
Dinners and dining
Special days
World War, 1914-1918
Hotels
Restaurants
Insignia

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