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Marion Windle Recipe Book,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2012-069

Scope and Content

The collection includes a compiled recipe book with recipes dated from 1918 to 1974. In addition to the notebook pages, there are many individual recipes written on scrap pieces of paper that have been laid in. The likely creator may be Marion Windle, whose name is on the inside cover. Newspaper clippings suggest the compiler lived, at least for some time, in Oregon. Most recipes are attributed to a person or source, and many include notes ("good!").

Dates

  • 1918 - 1974

Creator

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the Marion Windle Recipe Book must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection includes a compiled recipe book with recipes dated from 1918 to 1974. The recipes were most likely collected by Marion Windle, whose name is found on the cover.

Acquisition Information

The Marion Windle Recipe Book was purchased by Special Collections in October 2012.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Marion Windle Recipe Book was completed in November 2012.

Creator

Title
Marion Windle Recipe Book, 1918-1974
Status
Completed
Author
Hannah Bochain, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist
Date
© 2012 Virginia Tech. All rights reserved.
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech Repository

Contact:
Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries (0434)
560 Drillfield Drive
Newman Library, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg Virginia 24061 US
540-231-6308