Menu for a dinner at the Hotel Cadillac on Evacuation Day, Saturday, July 11, 1896

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Digital ID
men001493
Title
Menu for a dinner at the Hotel Cadillac on Evacuation Day, Saturday, July 11, 1896
Restaurant or Site Name
Additional Information
Passage inside menu describes Evacuation Day as occurring on July 11, 1796, when the British formally left Detroit and the American flag was first flown over the city. Cover illustration shows the lowering of the British flag over Fort Detroit and raising of the U.S. flag over a nearby gunboat. Cover is also illustrated with U.S. flags, sabers, laurel leaves, a shield with an eagle, red, white and blue ribbon, and 3-dimensional brass fleurs-de-lis. Menu edges are scalloped.
Graphic Elements
Enclosures
Date Original
1896-07-11
Occasion or Event
Evacuation Day Commemoration
Event Type
Individual Entertainer
Type of Restaurant or Site
Restaurant/Site Location
Type of Menu
Type of Cuisine
Original Language
Meal(s) Served
Printing Company
City
State/Province/County
Country
Collection Subject (FAST)
Menus; Bill of fares; Menu design; Restaurant management -- Prices; Dinners and dining; Restaurants; Cooking; Food service; Eating; Social life and customs
Format
image/tiff
Original Medium
Paper
DC Type
Text
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http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/dig,0
Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas University
Rights
This material may be protected by copyright. Personal, including educational and academic, use of this material is without restriction but acknowledgement of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, University Libraries is requested whether the use is oral, web or in print. Commercial use of any portion of this material requires permission from the University Libraries. For further information please contact Digital Collections: http://digital.library.unlv.edu/contact
Box Number
3
Folder Number
75000660a
Digital Collection
Menus The Art of Dining
Original Collection

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