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George P. Merrill Dinner Menu



George P. Merrill Dinner Menu
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Title: George P. Merrill Dinner Menu
Description: Menu page and back cover for a "Dinner tendered Geo. P. Merrill by Chas. H. Wheeler," with a handwritten menu with wines and spirits in red, and colored pen and ink half-length drawings of three men in top hats and dress coats and holding beverage glasses. The year "1888" is written in thick, textured gold ink, and a pen and ink full-length drawing of a man in a black suit standing in the snow and leaning against the trunk of a tree.

Image ID: 104556
Creation
Date:
December 15, 1888 before
Creator
Name:
Unknown
City, State: New York, New York
Collection
Name:
Menu Collection, undated
Genre: Drawing
Additional
Information:
For the front pages of this menu, see Image ID: 104557.
Subjects: Trees
Food service
Ephemera
Hats
Drinking of alcoholic beverages
Snow
Dinners and dining
Souvenirs (Keepsakes)
Clothing and dress
Hats
Men
Beards
Suits (Clothing)
Clubs
Moustache
 

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