Lot #251 - 3 Presidential Menus from the Harry S. Truman Era

 
 

 

 dm12
Railroad New York Central 
Size 6 1/4" by 8 1/2"
Date 1952
Condition Good

3 menus from the Truman era. Many Railroads printed special "one time" event menus. This group is all related to a train trips taken by Truman in 1948. Unless stated otherwise all menus were issued by the New York Central Railroad. This group is all related to a train trip taken by Truman from St Louis to New York in October of 1952. All menus were issued by the New York Central Railroad. The group includes: 

(1) October 9, 1952 - 6 1/4" by 8 1/2" Dinner - string tassel is cutting into seam 

(2) October 10, 1952 - 6 1/4" by 8 1/2" Breakfast 

(3) October 10, 1952 - 6 1/4" by 8 1/2" Dinner - tip of tassel is missing 

All of the menus we are offering in this auction have a slight bend from sloppy storage. With a stack of heavy books and a little time, they can be flattened out.

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