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The collection consists of a recipe book written in England in 1731. At least two authors-names unknown. Recipes focus largely on delicacies, not on staple meals, and home remedies.
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 contains the photographs of Earl Palmer, an award-winning photographer from Cambria, Virginia, whose work depicted the landscape and traditional culture of rural Appalachia in Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Materials date frome 1880 to 1989, but are primarily from the 1940s to the 1970s. The collection is divided among the following series: photographs, duplicate photographs, written materials, oversize photographs, and artifacts.
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.
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.
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.
The collection consists of a daybook containing recipes, household remedies, and household cleaning tips, both handwritten and clipped from newspapers.
The Manuscript Receipt/Remedy Book includes directions for desserts and savory dishes, as well as things like boot black, cast iron stove cleaner, and cures for dysentery and hydrophobia, among others.
The collection consists of a hand-written receipt book and catalog of the household library, likely kept in the 1870s and 1880s. In addition, there are a few home remedies, some drawings and signatures (Willie Osborn), and what appear to be short journal entries.
- Subject: Traditional medicine X
- History of Food and Drink 10
- Home economics 3
- Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 3
- Women -- History 2
- Ann Hertzler Children's Cookbooks and Nutrition Literature Collection 1
- Artifacts (object genre) 1
- Civil War 1
- Culinary pamphlets 1
- Food Technology and Production 1
- Montgomery County (Va.) 1
- Pamphlets 1
- Patent medicines 1
- Photographs 1
- Science and Technology 1
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1 ∧ less
- Bralley, John, 1797-1866 1
- Figgat, Nancy Godwin 1
- Godwin, Ann 1
- Hodgkins, Samuel (New York) 1
- Martha L. Johnson family 1