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Object Name Program
Date August 25, 1879
Title Second Grand Annual Promenade of the Paper Stainers' Association
Description Dance card printed in black and green on cream card which is folded to form 4 pages. Printed on front cover: "SECOND GRAND / ANNUAL PROMENADE / OF THE / Paper Stainers' / ASSOCIATION / At HAMMEN'S NATIONAL PARK, / STAPLETON, S. I., / On MONDAY EV'G, AUG. 25, 1879. / Music by Prof. OLVANY / SETS FORMED BY THE ROLL OF THE DRUM. / OFFICERS. / CHAS. ULLMAN, Pres. / WM. DAVIS, Vice-Pres. / THOS. O'HANLON, Rec. Sec. / JAS. HENRY, Fin. Sec. / JOS. CAVENAGH, Treas. / JNO. PHELAN, Serg't-at-Arms. / Browne Bros., / 24 Beekman St., N. Y." The interior pages contain a list of dances in two parts, titled "Order of Dancing", with an intermission; dances are Grand March, Quadrille, Lanciers, Waltz, Caledonians, Quadrille Waltz, "Waltz, Schot., & Polka," Re-Entree, Quad-a-Cheat, Glide Lanciers, Quadrille Star, and Quadrille Everything. The back cover has a printed list of the floor manager, assistant floor manager, floor committee members, and reception committee members; in addition to the names printed on the front cover, John O'Brien and John Plum are also listed.
(Keywords: Staten Island, New York)
Acquisition Gift of Cecilia Beinert
Earliest Date 1879
Latest Date 1879
Subjects Dance cards
Paper industry
Ephemera
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 51.026.0001
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by Barbara Newington, January 2018.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.