Featured Menu Item: Striped Bass

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

 

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

1923-06-25 SS Hellig Olav Dinner Menu

Front Cover, SS Hellig Olav Dinner Bill of Fare - 25 June 1923

Date: Monday, 25 June 1923

Steamship Line: Scandinavian-American Line

Featured Entrée: Boiled Striped Bass

Other Featured Item: Ruben Steiner Cake

Includes: Music Program, Danish and English Versions of Menu

1923-10-23 SS President Arthur Dinner Menu

Front Cover, SS President Arthur Dinner Menu - 23 October 1923

Date: Tuesday, 23 October 1923

Steamship Line: United States Lines

Featured Entrée: Roast Surrey Capon

Featured Dessert: Richelieu Cake

Includes: Music Concert Program, Menu Item Selections from German Passenger

 

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