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U.S.S. Wisconsin Christmas Menu



U.S.S. <i>Wisconsin</i> Christmas Menu
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Title: U.S.S. Wisconsin Christmas Menu
Description: 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:
December 25, 1945 before
Creator
Name:
Unknown
Collection
Name:
U.S.S. Wisconsin collection, 1897-1899, 1917, 1943-1988
Genre: Print
Additional
Information:
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".
Subjects: Food service
Ephemera
Christmas
Dinners and dining
Holidays
Military uniforms
Naval history
Warships
World War, 1939-1945
Badgers
Sailors
Greeting cards
Santa Claus
 

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