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The Sherman Chicago Coffee Shop breakfast menu, undated

 Item — Box: 9, Folder: 1
Identifier: 1975-002-6.1.9-1-020

Scope and Contents

The Sherman Chicago Coffee Shop menu.

Illustrated menu cover of a cow kicking a kerosene lamp while an old woman in the background reacts, holding a donut and a cup of coffee. Presumably this is Mrs. O'Leary and her cow from the apocryphal story as to the cause of the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.

Menu lists breakfast suggestions and a la carte options.


  • Creation: undated



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1 item ; 12.5 x 9.75 in.

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Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

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