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This collection is a collection of printed materials relating to the first half-century of aviation, consisting mostly of promotional materials from various manufacturers. Also contains a few periodicals (including an issue of Contact, published by the Women's National Aeronautical Association), and a menu from a dinner honoring Amelia Earhart.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Military & Wartime Cookery Collection consists of a variety of manuscript and ephemeral materials relating to the history of military and wartime food and cooking. Items in the collection date from 1884 to 1965, though the bulk of the collection covers parts of World War I through World War II (1917-1945).
This collection contains pamphlets separated from the Lynne Olver Cookbook Collection, as well as some email correspondence related to scholarship by Olver and a personal objects. The pamphlets make up the majority of the collection, represent several hundred different companies, and date from about the 1890s-the early 2000s.
- Subject: Pamphlets X
- Pamphlets 10
- Culinary pamphlets 9
- History of Food and Drink 9
- Ephemera 5
- Ann Hertzler Children's Cookbooks and Nutrition Literature Collection 4
- Food Technology and Production 4
- Science and Technology 4
- Cocktail History Collection 3
- Cocktails -- History 3
- Advertisements 2
- Agriculture 2
- Archives of American Aerospace Exploration (AAAE) 2
- Brochures 2
- Folk, historical, and patent medicine 2
- Home economics 2
- Menus 2
- Patent medicines 2
- Postcards 2
- University History 2
- Advertising cards 1
- Aeronautics 1
- Agricultural extension work 1
- Beer 1
- Children -- Nutrition 1
- Civil War 1
- Confederate States of America 1
- Correspondence 1
- Faculty 1
- Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 1
- Montgomery County (Va.) 1
- Nutrition 1
- Photographs 1
- Record Group 5 1
- Religion 1
- Trade cards 1
- Traditional medicine 1
- University Archives 1
- Wine and wine making 1
- World War, 1914-1918 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 + ∧ less
- Evaporated Milk Association 1
- Olver, Lynne, d.2015 1
- Rockwell International 1
- Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 1
- Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 1