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Bartender's Cocktail Mixing Notebook [San Francisco, CA]

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2019-002
Abstract

The Bartender's Cocktail Mixing Notebook [San Francisco, CA] contains typed cocktail recipes with directions for their creation in a small binder. Different sections include lesson plans for specific types of drinks, suggesting this was used in a bartending school or for bartending instruction.

Dates: n.d.

[Benton] Ledger and Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2023-094
Abstract

The [Benton] Ledger and Scrapbook is a single item used as both a ledger and a scrapbook. The name Benton appears at the top of pages of the ledger, which may be the location of the business, probably a general store in Benton, Holmes County, Ohio. The ledger lists goods sold and names of customers, while the newspapers include poems, short stories, marriages, obituaries, and more.

Dates: 1854-1856, [ca. 1890s]

Book for Receipts Recipe Book

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2008-024
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1731

General John C. Breckinridge Note (Distilling)

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2010-082
Abstract

The collection consists of a note to General John C. Breckinridge for permission to distill rye whiskey for medicinal and pharmaceutical purposes.

Dates: 1864

Bridges & Sanders, New River Nursery Receipt,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-051
Abstract

The collections contains a receipt for D. S. Peirce dated September 18, 1874, for the purchase of apples from the New River Nursery in Jackson's Ferry, Wythe County, Va.

Dates: 1874 - 1874

Alexander W. Brown Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2021-033
Abstract

This collection contains seven daily diaries (1904, 1909-1912, 1916, 1921) of Alexander W. Brown, traveling salesman in the food product business.

Dates: 1904 - 1921

J. A. Brown Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2022-072
Abstract

This collection contains an Internal Revenue collections account book kept by J. A. Brown of Martinsville, Virginia, from 1889-1892.

Dates: 1889 - 1892

Burnett's Wheat Fan Instructions,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-078
Abstract

Burnett's Wheat Fan Instructions was printed in Salem, Virginia in September 1851, and it contains directions on how to use C. M. Burnett's patent beveled wheat fan.

Dates: 1851 - 1851

W. Atlee Burpee & Company Leaflets

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2022-010
Abstract

This collection contains numerous leaflets from the W. Atlee Burpee & Company from 1899-1915. The leaflets discuss planting, seed growing, and other agriculture strategies, and other gardening strageties for American garderners, farmers, and planters.

Dates: 1899 - 1915

C. E. Sydnor & Co. Letters to Tarter Bros.

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2022-071
Abstract

This collection contains three letters from "produce commission merchant" C. E. Sydnor & Co. of Richmond, Virginia, to the Tarter Brothers of Rural Retreat, primarily related to the purchase and shipment of cabbages.

Dates: 1898

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Cocktail History Collection 27
Cocktails -- History 26
Food Technology and Production 25
Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 23
Folk, historical, and patent medicine 16
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Civil War 15
Agriculture 14
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 14
Cookbooks 13
Advertisements 12
Ann Hertzler Children's Cookbooks and Nutrition Literature Collection 10
Traditional medicine 10
Culinary pamphlets 9
Home economics 9
Ephemera 8
Nutrition 7
World War, 1939-1945 7
Pamphlets 6
Agricultural extension work 4
Ledgers (account books) 4
Patent medicines 4
Photographs 4
Science and Technology 4
Advertising cards 3
Children -- Nutrition 3
Faculty 3
Menus 3
Postcards 3
University History 3
Wine and wine making 3
World War, 1914-1918 3
Health 2
Roanoke (Va.) 2
Temperance 2
Virginia 2
Virginia -- History 2
Women -- History 2
Wythe County (Va.) 2
Account books 1
African Americans -- History 1
Architecture (discipline) 1
Beer 1
Blacksburg (Va.) 1
Correspondence 1
Diaries 1
Education, Higher 1
Family histories 1
Games 1
General stores 1
Giles County (Va.) 1
Greenbrier County (W. Va.) 1
History of Women in Architecture 1
Home demonstration work 1
Illinois -- Maps 1
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Medicine, Military -- History 1
Montgomery County (Va.) 1
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1775-1865 1
New York (State) -- History -- 1775-1865 1
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1864-1865 1
Posters 1
Prohibition -- United States -- History 1
Puzzles and games 1
Railroad 1
Receipts (financial records) 1
Rockbridge County (Va.) 1
Salem (Va.) 1
Scrapbooks 1
Sweet 'N Low (Trademark) 1
Toys 1
Trade cards 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental Histories 1
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Language
English 146
Spanish; Castilian 2
French 1
German 1
Latin 1
 
Names
Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 4
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 4
United States. Bureau of Internal Revenue 3
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 3
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 3
National Biscuit Company 2
United States. Department of Agriculture 2
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 2
Alwood, William Bradford, 1859-1946 1
American Agricultural Chemical Company 1
American Egg Board 1
Atlas Flour Mills (Milwaukee, WI) 1
Aumann, James H. S. 1
Ballard and Ballard Company (1880-1951) (Louisville, KY) 1
Barnard, Judith Roane Fenner, 1896-1984 1
Barton, JoAnn 1
Barton, Mart, 1879-1962 1
Bernard Food Industries (Evanston, Illinois) 1
Bluthentahl & Bickart (1880-1919) (Georgia) 1
Brady, Daniel C. E. (Daniel Charles Elliott), 1821-1878 1
Bralley, John, 1797-1866 1
Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell), 1821-1875 1
Bridges & Sanders. New River Nursery 1
Brown, Alexander W. , 1878-? 1
Brown, J. A. (Deputy tax collector, Martinsville, Va.) 1
Burnett, C. M. 1
C. E. Sydnor & Co. (Richmond, Va.) 1
Cameron, Janet L., 1904-1986 1
Campbell, Frank Leslie, 1898-1979 1
Carter, Zoonomia D. Hoxey, fl.1840s-1850s 1
Cary, Katherine Roy Gordon, b.1895 1
Cramer, Bettie (Elizabeth?) D., b. abt. 1838? 1
Cumberland Packing Corporation 1
Cushen, Helen 1
De Laval Separator Company 1
Dill, Joseph G., 1828-1886 1
Elliott, Moses, 1775-1849 1
Elliott, Richard Moses, 1844-1908 1
Elliott, S. Maria (Sophronia Maria), 1854-1942 1
Evaporated Milk Association 1
Figgat, Nancy Godwin, 1835-1919 1
Fletcher, Timothy, 1779-1864 1
Food and Agricultural Education Information System (Texas A & M University) 1
Forman, Elvira Jane Hanna, 1837-1905 1
Giovanni, Gary Ann, 1940-2005 1
Giovanni, Nikki 1
Greenbrier (White Sulphur Springs, W. Va.) 1
Hauser Institute of New York City 1
Hauser, Gayelord 1
Hertzler, Ann A., 1935-2014 1
Heuer, Leone Ann 1
Hodgkins, Samuel (New York) 1
Hotel Roanoke 1
Hotel St. Francis (San Francisco, Calif.) 1
J. E. Cooley, General Commission Merchant (New York, (N.Y.)) 1
J. H. Filbert, Inc (1917-1986) 1
Jesey (Union soldier) 1
Johnson, Alice Webb 1
Jordan, Joseph V. (Los Angeles Modern Bartending School) 1
Kammerer, Joseph 1
Keyes, Ralph 1
LactAid, Inc 1
Ladies Monumental Association (Columbus, Mississippi) 1
Lake, W. D., Mrs. 1
Litchfield, Elizabeth Pannill Pierce, abt. 1844-1892 1
Litchfield, Mary Louisa, abt. 1828-1906 1
Loomis, Julia 1
Los Angeles Modern Bartending School (before 1965) (Los Angeles, CA) 1
Lowenbach Brothers (Alexandria, Va.) 1
Luke(?), Edith 1
McBryde, Cora Bolton, 1839-1920 1
McCormick & Co. (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Myers Bros. & Co (Richmond, Va.) 1
National Printing & Engraving Company (U.S.) 1
Norfolk and Western Railway Company (1896-1982) 1
Noyes, William H. (William Hazen), b. abt. 1841 1
Old Kentucky Distillery (c.1880-1919) (Louisville, Kentucky) 1
Olver, Lynne, d.2015 1
Osborn, Marion (Shipley), b. abt. 1842 1
Osborn, Milton A. (Milton Ackerman), 1844-1890 1
Peacock Harper Culinary Friends 1
Pitts, W. H. 1
Porter, A. P. 1
Porterfield family (Giles County, Va.) 1
Powers, John S., 1844-1864 1
Price, Williamson 1
Quality Chemical Company 1
Read, Thomas 1
Ross, Alice, 1930- 1
Rule, Joseph 1
S. Maria Elliott family 1
S. S. Pierce Co (Boston, Mass.) 1
Scholz, Henry 1
Scholz, Louis A. 1
Sears, Roebuck and Company 1
Snouffer, John H. (133rd Ohio Infantry) 1
Starbird, Daisy B. (Brunswick, Maine) 1
Stimmel Distilling Company (Norfolk, Va) 1
Swift, Hallett, 1802-1886 1
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