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Book for Receipts Recipe Book
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.
Cocktail Ephemera Collection
The Cocktail Ephemera Collection is a collection that was created in 2013. The collection consists of materials in a variety of formats (i.e., postcards, pamphlets, and adverstising ephemera) relating to the history of the cocktails, spirits, and wine, dating from the about the 1870s to the present.
Culinary Ephemera Collection
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.
Culinary Pamphlet Collection
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.
Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil Trade Card
The Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil trade card is an advertisement for a cure-all serum marketed most popularly during the Victorian era. This particular trade card was distributed by James Aumann, M.D.—a druggist and chemist from Wytheville, Virginia.
English Receipt and Home Remedy Manuscript Book
This collection contains a leather bound English receipt and home remedy book.
English Receipt/Home Remedy Book,
The collection contains a handwritten book of English recipes and home remedies, with the last few pages devoted to a description of quilting designs and a "list of plate in use" for 1838.
Hauser Institute of New York City Collection
This collection contains booklets and broadsides related to the Hauser Institute of New York City, conducted by food scientist Benjamin (Bengamin) Gayelord Hauser. They contain pseudoscientific instructions related to health and nutrition.
Hertford Receipt Book
This collection consist of a handwritten book from Hertford, England, containing recipes for home remedies, household items, rat poison, cakes, breads, meats, stews, beverages (ales), and more.
Home Remedies Manual,
This collection is a circa 1921 home remedies manual created by Samuel Hodgkins, a New York farmer. The manual contains recipes for making household items like paint and illness remedies for both humans and horses.
- Traditional medicine 10
- Patent medicines 4
- Cookbooks 3
- Home economics 3
- Advertisements 2
- Ann Hertzler Children's Cookbooks and Nutrition Literature Collection 2
- Culinary pamphlets 2
- Ephemera 2
- Food Technology and Production 2
- Health 2
- Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 2
- Pamphlets 2
- Postcards 2
- Advertising cards 1
- Beer 1
- Children -- Nutrition 1
- Cocktail History Collection 1
- Cocktails -- History 1
- Games 1
- Medicine 1
- Menus 1
- Nutrition 1
- Puzzles and games 1
- Science and Technology 1
- Wine and wine making 1
- Women -- History 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 + ∧ less
- Bralley, John, 1797-1866 1
- Figgat, Nancy Godwin 1
- Godwin, Ann 1
- Hauser, Bengamin Gayelord, 1895-1984 1
- Hodgkins, Samuel (New York) 1