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Food & History: October 16

Food & History: October 16

829  The Tremont Hotel opens in Boston, the first modern hotel in the US. Rooms were $2 per day with meals included and had indoor plumbing, toilets and rooms for baths.

1901  President Theodore Roosevelt invites Booker T. Washington to dinner at the White House.

1945  World Food Day of the United Nations Food & Agriculture Organization