Featured Menu Item: Preserves

To serve so many meals a day on a steamship naturally requires an immense number of dishes. These vintage menus featured Preserves 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

1905-05-26 SS Pretoria Dinner Menu

Front Cover, SS Pretoria Dinner Bill of Fare - 26 May 1905

Date: Friday, 26 May 1905

Steamship Line: Hamburg America Line

Featured Entrée: Striped Bass à la Meunière

Featured Dessert: Mixed Ice Cream

Includes: Concert Program

 

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