Centennial Celebration

27. Hotel dEurope, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil July 4, 1876..jpg

Creator

Hotel d'Europe

Title

Centennial Celebration

Date

July 4, 1876

Coverage

Rio de Janeiro

Description

American expatriates in all parts of the world celebrated the nation’s hundredth birthday in 1876. The French entrées at this Independence Day dinner are named after notable American hotels like the Lindell in St. Louis and Willard’s in Washington, D.C. Other dishes have wistful descriptors like à la Saratoga, à la Wissahickon, and à la Broad Prairie.