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Archival Material and Objects: Hotel Breton Grille Room Matchbook Cover

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Identifier: 2017.48.1
Collection: Local History Collection
Date: 1941 - 1960 Type: Circa Date
Object Type: Matchbooks
Description: Color matchbook cover in red, white, and blue on white stock paper, for the Hotel Breton Grille Room, featuring a woman wearing traditional Breton garments and holding a bowl. Captioned "Come In / And Get Acquainted" and "Hotel Breton / Grille Room / Burlington, Vermont" on front. Labeled "American Match & Prtg. Co. Chicago / Made in U.S.A." above strike area.
Dimensions: Width: 4 cm Height: 11.5 cm Depth:
Material: Paper
Entities: American Match & Prtg. Co. (is maker of)
List item names (from related list items): Burlington, Vt. -- Restaurants
Georeference: [44.4758825,-73.212072]
Notes: The Hotel Breton at 106 1/2 Church Street was open from c. 1941 to 1960. It was owned and managed by Marie Ange Rouillard (1889-1962), a naturalized U.S. citizen born in Quebec.

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