Patterson & Peterson

Patterson & Peterson

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Description (Brief)
A menu printed on two sides of a sheet of cream celluloid. Judging from the items on the menu, Patterson & Peterson was a lunch counter. The location is not given. Menu items include: Ice Cream Sodas, College Ices, Ice Creams, Phosphates, Sandwiches, Hot Drinks, Egg Drinks, Vichy, Bromo Seltzer, and Clysmic Water Splits.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
menu
date made
after 1908
maker
Whitehead & Hoag Company
place made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 3 13/16 in; 12.7 cm x 9.70001 cm
overall: 1/16 in x 3 7/8 in x 5 in;.15875 cm x 9.8425 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1020
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.1020
subject
Restaurants
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Celluloid
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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