Researching the Roadside: travel & tourism in the Pacific Northwest
TITLE: Broomes Restaurant
Broomes, 1403 North 45th Street and 314 Broadway No.
Illustrated, die-cut menu in the shape of a broom head. Motto on cover states "Sweep away your hungry feeling." Personal handwriting on the cover indicates "Stolen in April 1937," then describes "The new idea! --served food in automobile on trays hitched to windows!" Inside lots of small drawings of food items, broom people and wafting odors of delicious pancakes. "Broomburgers" and "Sweep-steaks" are featured, as are "Fresh X [eggs]."
MEDIA TYPE: Menu
COLLECTION: Digital Collection - Historical Menus Collection, Finding Aid - PH Collection No. 617 Series I. Restaurants: Seattle: A-C.
DIGITAL COLLECTION NUMBER: MEN020
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