Sepia Saturday

Festival Meal (1909) : Liberas Collection, Flickr  (Sepia Saturday 507)

Today Sepia Saturday bloggers are challenged to share pictures of dinner parties, large or small.

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Clover Club, 1905 from Flickr Commons, Library Company of Philadelphia

The Clover Club was a men’s social club in Philadelphia. They even have their own cocktail. You can find the recipe here.

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A Bohemian dinner party. 1885. Library of Congress.

Note the lack of food above.

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Children’s table. 1919. Library of Congress.

Saying grace before Christmas dinner. Is the dog praying for scraps?

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Dinner Party by George Hand Wright. 1900. Library of Congress.

I like the ease and elegance in the drawing above.

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American Florists, 1885 from Flickr Commons, Internet Archive

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St. Paul, MN chapter of B’nai Brith Women Donor Luncheon, 1955