Featured Menu Item: Potato Chips

To serve so many meals a day on a steamship naturally requires an immense number of dishes. These vintage menus featured Potato Chips as a line item. Discover other dishes served and some creative names given to some of the food items. The graphics on many of the menus are pretty extraordinary.

 

1898-09-10 RMS Campania Breakfast Menu Card with Liquor List

RMS Campania Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 10 September 1898

Date: 10 September 1898

Steamship Line: Cunard Line

Featured Entrée: Broiled Finnan Haddin

Featured Dessert: French Plums

1923-10-24 SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu

SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu 24 October 1923

Date: Tuesday, 24 October 1923

Steamship Line: United States Lines

Featured Entrée: Force Cereal

Other Featured Item: Fried Codfish Steaks in Tomato Sauce

1923-10-28 SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu

Breakfast Menu, SS President Arthur, United States Lines, October 28, 1923

Date: Sunday, 28 October 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Rossini Eggs à la Turbigo

Featured Dessert: Stewed Peaches

1923-11-01 SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu

Breakfast Menu, SS President Arthur, United States Lines, November 1, 1923

Date: Thursday, 1 November 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Shirred Eggs Meyerbeer

Featured Dessert: Stewed Prunes

Includes: What the German Passenger Ordered from the Menu

 

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