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Anonymous recipe book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-032

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of an anonymously written single volume recipe book. The majority of recipes are for baked goods, puddings, and preserves (jams/jellies), and preserving foods like oysters, nuts, tomatoes, cabbage, etc. The volume also includes recipes for dying cloth various colors, household tips like removing ink stains, and recipes for tooth powder, white wash, paint, soap, and treatments for various illnesses. Additionally, this volume includes advertisements and newspaper clippings featuring recipes and household tips.

Dates

  • 1862

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical note

Unknown.

Extent

0.08 Linear Feet

Language

English

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

  • MC.975.11.024 Margaret Hill Morris recipe book
  • MC.975.11.031 Elizabeth shoemaker recipe book

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed December 2015.
Title
Anonymous recipe book, 1862
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
December 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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