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Recipes

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

Recipes

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0123
Abstract

This 1830s-era booklet belonged to an unknown individual associated with the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and contains recipes for lotions, pills, inks, dyes, mouthwashes, plasters, ointments, and other substances for everyday use. It also contains treatments for several medical conditions including whooping cough, drunkenness, dysentery, and toothache.

Dates: approximately 1830s

Recipes for cake, pies, pudding

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0102
Abstract

Although the compiler of this late nineteenth-century manuscript recipe book is unknown, in many instances, names and dates are attributed to the entries. The majority of the recipes in the volume are, as the title suggests, desserts and baked goods such as cakes, puddings, and breads. The remaining entries can be categorized as main dishes or medicinal receipts for treating various illnesses and conditions.

Dates: approximately 1867-1888

Instructional dyeing receipt book

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0161
Abstract

This manuscript by Heinrich Studer is written in German and gives instructions for dyeing, bleaching, and textile printing.

Dates: circa 1842-1889

F.L. Toppin collection of branded product cookbooks and recipes, 1920s-1950s

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0830
Abstract

This collection consists of cookbooks, recipe booklets, and newspaper clippings with household hints incorporating brand-name products, dating from the 1920s to the 1950s.

Dates: approximately 1920s-1950s

Virden family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0489
Abstract

This collection relates to the Virden (or Virdin) family of Delaware, specifically Samuel Virden (1793-1876) of Kent County and his descendants. Samuel's children and their spouses also figure prominently in this collection. The Virden family papers, spanning the years 1783-1901, consist of thirty-six letters, receipts, deeds, accounts, and other documents.

Dates: 1783-1901; Majority of material found within 1820s-1860s

Vote-getting desserts for election night

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0099-F1150