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Breakfast Menu R.M.S. Celtic 5 July 1919

Post World War I Breakfast Menu Card from the R.M.S. Celtic of the White Star Line offers typical breakfast fare of Eggs, Saratoga Potatoes, Broiled Wiltshire Bacon and Broiled Palethorpe Sausage with Savoury Rice.

Breakfast Menu Card

White Star Line

R.M.S. Celtic

Saturday, 5 July 1919

Breakfast MenuCard, White Star Line R.M.S. Celtic - 1919

Breakfast

  • Grape Fruit
  • Cold Stewed Prunes
  • Rolled Oats
  • Toasted Cornflakes
  • Fried Fillet of Whiting
  • Broiled Palethorpe Sausage-Savoury Rice
  • Broiled Wiltshire Bacon
  • Eggs-Fried and Poached
  • Saratoga Potatoes
  • French & Graham Rolls
  • Toast
  • Derby Cakes
  • Griddle Cakes
  • Preserves
  • Tea
  • Coffee
  • Radishes

July 5th.. 1919 | R.M.S. "CELTIC."

Handwritten notations on Back Side of Menu Card

Handwritten notations on Back Side of Menu Card

Menu contributed to the Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives by the Victoria University Library, Victoria University in the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Visit their Website at LIBRARY.VICU.UTORONTO.CA (E.J. Pratt Library)

Primary Item Archival Description

  • Master Filename: Graphics | STEAMSHIPS-OCEANLINERS | Menus | Breakfast | Celtic | 1919-07-05 | MenuCard.tif
  • Subject: Breakfast Menu Card
  • Date: 5 July 1919
  • Menu Size: 10.54 x 15.88 CM (4.15 x 6.25 IN)
  • Caption: Front side of Breakfast Menu Card from the White Star Line R.M.S. Celtic
  • Description: Post World War I Menu Card from the White Star Line that features many items typicaly served such as Eggs, Potatoes, Bacon, Sausage with Rice, and Toast with Preserves. Cereal included Rolled Oats and Toasted Cornflakes. White Star Line Logo appears on the Top Center.
  • Passenger Class: Not stated but presumed to be Third Class / Tourist
  • Provenance: Unknown Passenger onboard the R.M.S. Celtic of the White Star Line on a westbound voyage that departed from Liverpool and arrived in New York on July 13, 1919. Received from the Victoria University Library, Victoria University in the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. July 2012.
  • Resolution: 1200 PPI/DPI
  • File Format: Tiff
  • Compression: None
  • Color: RGB/8
  • Size: 4980 x 7502 PX
  • File Size: 106 MB
  • Scanned by: Paul K. Gjenvick, 29 July 2012 on Mustek Flatbed Scanner
  • Location: GGA Box SOL-A1 | Vintage Menus | Breakfast
  • Image Dirivatives Created:
    Note; All Dirivatives are 150 DPI JPEG High Qualtiy (60%), optimized and enhanced using Photoshop
    • Full-Size: 1250 x 1883 PX, 408 KB, MenuCard.jpg
    • Variants:
      • 500 x 753 PX, 67.3 KB, MenuCard-500.jpg
      • 250 x 377 PX, 20.5 KB, MenuCard-250.jpg
    • Thumbnail: 100 x 151 PX, 5.36 KB, MenuCard-100.jpg
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