3 collections related to Recipes

Filter: 1840-18491870-1879
Cannon family
Size: 0.5 linear feet (1 legal-sized archival box) Collection ID: MC 00445
Cannon family of Marion, McDowell County, North Carolina. Family members include William F. Cannon, Peter F. Cannon, and Julius A. Cannon. The 1870, 1880, 1900, and 1910 United States censuses all list a Cannon family in McDowell County, and it is possible that it is the one this material corresponds to. The Cannon Family Papers ... More
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Polk Family
Size: 0.25 linear feet (1 box) Collection ID: MC 00013
The Polk Family Papers, 1850-1961, contain correspondence, newspaper articles, recipes, printed booklets, typed manuscripts, and a nineteenth-century memory book relating to the personal life and professional activities of Leonidas Lafayette Polk and members and friends of his family. Included are a small number of documents ... More
Size: 0.1 linear feet (1 volume. 100 p. 24 cm.) Collection ID: MSS 00310
This anonymous recipe book contains nearly ninety formulas for dyeing and bleaching cloth and other materials. It is thought to date from the first half of the nineteenth century.