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U.S.S. Wisconsin Christmas Menu


Menu for the 1945 Christmas dinner on the U.S.S. Wisconsin in the form of a holiday greeting card, with a profile of a Santa head in which the silhouette of the ship sails against a cloud-filled sky. A Badger dressed in a sailor suit stands against Santa's gloved hand. "Merry Christmas" is printed in silver type with a 3-D effect, with silver stars and a red and green background.


Image ID: 99835

Creation Date: 1945-12-25 before

Creator Name: Unknown




Collection Name: U.S.S. Wisconsin collection, 1897-1899, 1917, 1943-1988

Genre: Print

Original Format Type: manuscript

Original Format Number: M89-387

Original Dimensions: 7 x 5.25 inches


The inside front cover of the card reads, "The Commanding Officer and Officers of the U.S.S. Wisconsin extend sincerest wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year".





Dinners and dining


Food industry and trade

Food service

Greeting cards


Intellectual life

Manners and customs

Military art and science

Military uniforms

Naval history


Santa Claus


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