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View of the Philadelphia Volunteer Refreshment Saloons

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Date made: 1861
Maker: Sinclair, Thomas; Queen, James
Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Image size: Image: 20 x 26 1/4 in.; 50.8 x 66.675 cm
ID number: DL*60.3800
Negative number: 2003-25278


Description:

Color print of six views of the refreshment saloons depicting the interior and exterior of the Volunteer Refreshnment Saloon, the interior and exterior of the Cooper Shop Volunteer Refreshmant Saloon, the washing department and the cooking department. The exterior views of the saloons show enlisted men entering in formation. The interiors show rows of long tables with civilians setting food and drink on them. Names of people involved with saloons listed are below the title.