Museum Closure

The New-York Historical Society will close at 3pm on November 26 and remain closed through November 27. For details, please visit our calendar.

Brochure/ umbrella

Brochure/ umbrella
Title
Brochure/ umbrella
Date 
1940-1960
Medium 
Paper, wood
Dimensions 
5 x 6 1/2 in.
Description 
This tiny blue and white umbrella has a wood handle and reads in black "...for its Cool at The Plaza". On the underside, each panel has a description of the rooms lounges and restaurants of the hotel including "Palm Court" cafe, "Oak Room Bar", "Guest Rooms/Air-Conditioned".
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2331
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group