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
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".
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