1932 Harvard University Memorabilia - Harvard Union Dining Hall Christmas Dinner Menu for Harvard College Freshmen men. The Harvard Union was a historic building located at Quincy and Harvard Streets in Cambridge, Massachusetts, serving as the Freshman dining hall for Harvard College. This menu came from the estate of Roderick Caldwell, University of Rhode Island professor of mathematics, who matriculated at Harvard in 1932.
Rare Harvard University memorabilia Ideal for framing. This would be a great Great Christmas gift for the Harvard graduate or student in your life!
First known as the Freshman Union, it was a private club built in 1900 by McKim, Mead & White to provide a social space for students otherwise not members of the more exclusive final clubs at Harvard College. It had a magnificent hall, comfortable reading-rooms, pleasant dining-rooms, and a good library. As the Harvard Union, it later functioned as a general dining hall for students. When Harvard University acquired the building in the late 20th Century, it was converted into the Barker Center for Humanities. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1987.
Menu measure 5- 3/8" high x 3-7/8" wide.
CONDITION: In excellent condition for its age. Generalized age discoloration and a few small stains. No creases or tears.
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