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Catalog Number 10872-2
Title Menu, Christmas Dinner; Medical Detachment, Ft. Robinson, 1941, Red Cover W/Tassel & Cord
Object Name Menu
Description Red cardstock menu for the 1941 Christmas dinner at Fort Robinson, Nebraska. The cover features a red and silver illustration of a lit candle, surrounding by boughs of holly and two bells, in the center. Above the illustration is "Merry Christmas / December 25, 1941" in black lettering. Below the illustration is "Detachment Medical Department / [M and DS] / Station Hospital / Fort Robinson, Nebraska." The booklet is fastened together by a red and white rope with tassel strung between two paper punches in the center fold. On the first three pages is printed a roster in black ink. The menu is printed on the final inner page. The inner pages featuring red and green holly borders at the top and bottom.
Date 1941
Material Paper/Ink
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Dawes), Fort Robinson
Used USA: Nebraska (Dawes), Fort Robinson
Length (in) 5.75
Width (in) 4.5
People Henderson, Robert W.
Pettinger, John L.
Ivins, Richard L.
Rodkinson, Bernard L.
Morris, Madrene
Moss, Florence G.
Witte, H.J.
Event Christmas
Credit line Eola M. Witte, Auburn, California
Collection Witte, Herbert J., M.D.