Community Service Society Photographs

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School Lunch

School Lunch
CSS Description
Box 297 Folder 6 #1656 Stamped Jessie Tarbox Beals Washing hands before school lunch? From an undated AICP leaflet (probably published l917-l8) entitled "School Lunches; A Questioned an Opportunity for the City - and You/ No! 8 in AICP Publications, Vol. *, I916-I923. Menu for Jewish School Yellow split pea soup Baked sweet potatoes Salmon sandwich Noodle pudding Stewed prunes Apple sauce Cocoa Price per portion 2 cents Menu for Italian School Pea bean, lima bean and macaroni soup Tomato salad Apple pudding Ginger cake Prunes Cocoa Price per portion 2 cents Menu for Italian-Jewish School Potato and barley soup Potato salad Salmon sandwich Cheese sandwich Stewed peaches Bananas, apples Cocoa Price per portion 2 cents You will note that the price-per-portion has doubled since 1912 then a penny-an-article (see #165^). * Lunches
Item Information
Title
School Lunch
Date
circa 1912
Item Number
95
Photograph Number
1656
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
School children--Food; School children; School buildings; Girls; Corridors; Children--Health and hygiene; Children; Boys
Box and Folder Number
13: 12
CSS Description
Box 297 Folder 6 #1656 Stamped Jessie Tarbox Beals Washing hands before school lunch? From an undated AICP leaflet (probably published l917-l8) entitled "School Lunches; A Questioned an Opportunity for the City - and You/ No! 8 in AICP Publications, Vol. *, I916-I923. Menu for Jewish School Yellow split pea soup Baked sweet potatoes Salmon sandwich Noodle pudding Stewed prunes Apple sauce Cocoa Price per portion 2 cents Menu for Italian School Pea bean, lima bean and macaroni soup Tomato salad Apple pudding Ginger cake Prunes Cocoa Price per portion 2 cents Menu for Italian-Jewish School Potato and barley soup Potato salad Salmon sandwich Cheese sandwich Stewed peaches Bananas, apples Cocoa Price per portion 2 cents You will note that the price-per-portion has doubled since 1912 then a penny-an-article (see #165^). * Lunches