Featured Menu Item: Sweetbreads

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


1905-07-04 SS Caledonia Independence Day Dinner Menu

Menu Card - Dinner Bill of Fare SS Caledonia 4 July 1905

Date: Fourth of July, 1905

Steamship Line: Anchor Steamship Line

Featured Entrée: Mutton Cutlets à la Deplomate

Featured Dessert: Pudding à la Republic

1905-11-25 SS Minneapolis Dinner Menu Card

SS Minneapolis Dinner Bill of Fare Card - 25 November 1905

Date: 25 November 1905

Steamship Line: Atlantic Transport Line

Featured Entrée: Roast Prime Ribs of Beef

Featured Dessert: Empress Pudding

1919-07-06 RMS Celtic Dinner Menu Card

Menu Card, White Star Line RMS Celtic - 1919

Date: Sunday, 6 July 1919

Steamship Line: White Star Line

Featured Entrée: Boiled Salmon

Other Featured Item: Brandy & Hard Sauce

Includes: Handwritten Notations From the Passenger

1923-10-28 SS President Arthur Dinner Menu

Front Cover, SS President Arthur Dinner Menu - 28 October 1923

Date: Sunday, 28 October 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Salmi of Gosling Chipolatas

Other Featured Item: Wiener Cake

Includes: Music Concert Program

1924-05-10 SS Hellig Olav Dinner Menu

Menu Cover, SS Hellig Olav Dinner Bill of Fare - 10 May 1924

Date: 10 May 1924

Steamship Line: Scandinavian-American Line

Featured Entrée: Boiled Salmon

Featured Dessert: Parfait Aida

Includes: Music Program



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