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English Receipt and Home Remedy Manuscript Book

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2022-073

Scope and Content

This collection contains a leather bound English receipt and home remedy book. The book's contents include food recipes for various wines, desserts, and meals, as well as treatment for agues, pains, and various illnesses. Loose papers within the collection contain more recipes and a love poem. Also included is a typed transcription of the book's contents.

Dates

  • 1665 - 1704

Language of Materials

The contents of this collection are written in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

The copyright status of this collection is unknown. Copyright restrictions may apply. Contact Special Collections and University Archives for assistance in determining the use of these materials.

Reproduction or digitization of materials for personal or research use can be requested using our reproduction/digitization form: http://bit.ly/scuareproduction.

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Extent

0.2 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Abstract

This collection contains a leather bound English receipt and home remedy book.

Arrangement

The items in this collection are arranged by content type.

Source of Acquisition

This collection was purchased by Special Collections and University Archives in 2013.

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the English Receipt and Home Remedy Manuscript Book by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the English Receipt and Home Remedy Manuscript Book was completed in November 2022.

Title
English Receipt and Home Remedy Manuscript Book
Status
Completed
Author
Miranda Christy, graduate assistant
Date
2022 (CC0 1.0)
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