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This collection includes a memobook and journal owned by Judith Fenner Barnard (1896-1984), a teacher in Roadsville, Virginia, and Prince George County, Virginia. The memobook, dated July 1964, contains recipes, addresses, hospital records, and a seating arrangement for a dinner party. The journal, 1914-1972 includes journal entries about the Barnard family's lives and handwritten recipes.
The collection consists of a recipe book titled
Book for Receipts written in England in 1731 by at least two authors--names unknown. Recipes focus largely on delicacies, not on staple meals, and home remedies.
This collection contains Mother Goose nursery rhyme booklets and a sample tube of Colgate's Ribbon Dental Cream from 1908.
This collection includes a recipe book containing hand-written recipes for soups, salads, puddings, cookies, cakes, icings, and biscuits. The date, location, and full author name remain unknown.
The Culinary Ephemera Collection was established in 2013. The collection consists of materials in a variety of formats (postcards, menus, children's activities, advertising pamphlets, and more) that relate to food, nutrition, and medicine, dating from the early 19th century to the present.
The collection includes small publications and pamphlets created and distributed by culinary, appliance, and food-related companies from about the 1870s to the 1990s. Most pamphlets contain advertisements, recipes, product information, testimonials, or some combination of all four.
This collection includes a household ledger from the estate of Edith Luke(?). A note on the inside cover reads "Geo. Parker my father." The notebook contains multiple ledgers, handwritten and clipped recipes, household accounts, and prayers. The notebook contains a number of different handwritings, so it may have been used by a variety of family members.
The Educational Cookery Collection includes flyers, pamphlets, cooking school catalogs, recipes, menus, cookery lessons, and other ephemera relating to cookery and education, dating from the 1880s to the 1960s.
The Evaporated Milk Association Pamphlet Collection consists of a binder of pamphlets explaining evaoprated milk and the benefits of its use and consumption. The binder was sent as a group to libraries and includes two introductory letters, 26 pamphlets, and 4 scientific reports, the majority of which date from about the 1920s.
- Subject: Cookbooks X
- Cookbooks 13
- Ann Hertzler Children's Cookbooks and Nutrition Literature Collection 10
- Folk, historical, and patent medicine 6
- Culinary pamphlets 4
- Ephemera 4
- Food Technology and Production 4
- Pamphlets 4
- Children -- Nutrition 3
- Nutrition 3
- Traditional medicine 3
- Menus 2
- Patent medicines 2
- Advertisements 1
- Advertising cards 1
- Cocktail History Collection 1
- Cocktails -- History 1
- Diaries 1
- Faculty 1
- Games 1
- Health 1
- Home economics 1
- Ledgers (account books) 1
- Medicine 1
- Postcards 1
- Puzzles and games 1
- Science and Technology 1
- Toys 1
- University History 1
- Virginia 1
- World War, 1914-1918 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 + ∧ less
- English 22
- French 1
- German 1
- Barnard, Judith Roane Fenner, 1896-1984 1
- Evaporated Milk Association 1
- Hertzler, Ann A., 1935-2014 1
- Heuer, Leone Ann 1
- Loomis, Julia 1
- Luke(?), Edith 1
- Olver, Lynne, d.2015 1
- Sears, Roebuck and Company 1
- Talbot, Fritz B. (Fritz Bradley), 1878-1964 1
- Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 1
- Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 1
- Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 1
- Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 1
- Waldavet Club 1
- Wilson, Sallie 1 + ∧ less