A Taste of Turkey from the Seattle Room Menu Collection

~posted by Jade D.
Melody Lane menu, 1951
Looking for inspiration for your Thanksgiving menu? Take a look at our Seattle Room Menu Collection to start gathering ideas for your turkey dinner from some of Seattle’s historic restaurants. Continue reading “A Taste of Turkey from the Seattle Room Menu Collection”

A Taste of Seattle History: Maison Blanc Restaurant

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Maison Blanc in 1959, Image from the Werner Lenggenhager Photograph Collection
Maison Blanc in 1959, Image from the Werner Lenggenhager Photograph Collection

Starting in the 1970s, the library began amassing a menu collection featuring Seattle restaurants from Big Boy Burgers to The Wok Hut Restaurant & Deli. The Seattle Historic Menu Collection, as it came to be known, is now home to hundreds of menus, 400 of which have been digitized and made available online. Continue reading “A Taste of Seattle History: Maison Blanc Restaurant”