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New Year's Eve 1908, menu, The Albany

Date

1908-12-31 to 1909-01-01

Archival Collection

Description

Note: Illustration of "Father Time" in cloak, holding a scythe, passing a plate with bubbles to a cherub who is blowing bubbles from a pipe. "1908" and "1909" appear on two of the bubbles. Full hourglass also shown. Short poem advertising the hotel at top of the menu Menu insert: Poems; Advertisements Restaurant: The Albany Location: Denver, Colorado, United States

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New Year's menu, 1979, Hotel Sahara

Date

1978-12-31

Description

Note: Portrait drawing of Don Rickles on menu cover Restaurant: Hotel Sahara Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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Photograph of 108 year old man, circa late 1800s to early 1900s

Date

1880 to 1940

Description

Portrait of a 108 year old man smoking a pipe.

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New Year's Eve 1908, menu, Hotel Butler Cafe

Date

1908-12-31 to 1909-01-01

Archival Collection

Description

Note: Menu is folded to be mailed as a postcard, with space for a message, address and stamp. Addressed to "Mr. John Bohn, The Hotel World, Chicago." Inside of menu has pop-up illustrations of "Father Time" (1908) and a cherub with arrows pointing towards the the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (1909). Toasts to the old and new years and lyrics to "Auld Lang Syne" are printed inside. Music program included; music by Schmidt's Orchestra. Champagne list included. Back of the menu features photographs of buildings at the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, "ready June first, 1909." Menu insert: Toasts; Wine lists; Song Lyrics Restaurant: Hotel Butler Café Location: Seattle, Washington, United States

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New Year's Day 1909, dinner menu, The New St Charles

Date

1909-01-01

Archival Collection

Description

Note: Cover has hotel logo and illustration of an American Colonial-era man and woman pointing the hands of a clock face to 12:00; the clock is set in holly bound with a ribbon printed "New Year Greetings." Menu is bound with red cord. Illustration of the hotel on page 2. Includes music program; Meade Orchestra, Jas. A. Meade, Leader Menu insert: Music Programs Restaurant: New St. Charles Hotel Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

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New Year's 1913, dinner menu, New Harper Hotel

Date

1905-03-27

Archival Collection

Description

Note: Cover has illustration titled "Progress" showing a couple driving an automobile decorated with American flags, while a train and airplane and factories are shown in the background. Page 2 has illustration of a diary open to Jan. 1st, a holly wreath, an inkwell and quill, and a lit candle. Includes music program; music performed by Jebe's Popular Orchestra. Prix fixe price is $1.00 Menu insert: Music Programs Restaurant: New Harper Hotel Location: Rock Island, Illinois, United States

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Photographs of B'nai B'rith's "Man of the Year" Mike O'Callaghan and others, November 03, 1974

Date

1974-11-03

Archival Collection

Description

Photographs of B'nai B'rith's "Man of the Year" event, featuring "Man of the Year" Governor of Nevada Mike O'Callaghan and his wife Carolyn O'Callaghan. 120mm negatives.

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Photographs of Combined Jewish Appeal's yearly fundraising event, Las Vegas (Nev.), May 06, 1976

Date

1976-05-06

Archival Collection

Description

Photographs of people attending the Combined Jewish Appeal's yearly fundraising event at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. 120mm negatives.

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Photograph of William Norton Schuyler at about 24 years old, holding a violin, Denver, Colorado, circa 1898

Date

1896 to 1900

Description

William Norton Schuyler at about 24 years old, holding a violin. William was living in Denver, Colorado at time. The photograph was taken circa 1898.

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Indianapolis Athletic Club, New Year's Eve Celebration, dinner menu, 1928-1929

Date

1928-12-31

Archival Collection

Description

Note: Theme of the evening is "The Port of Missing Men;" menu sections are titled "The Tavern," "The Dolls' House" and "The Pirates' Den." Includes poem titled "The 'Doll's House' Party" and concert program Menu insert: Humorous features; Music Programs; Poems Restaurant: Indianapolis Athletic Club Location: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

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