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    Creator:Creator unknown
    Title:Recipes for cake, pies, pudding
    Date(s):1867-1888
    Call No: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.
    Subjects:Cooking, American--History--19th century | Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--History--19th century
    Creator:Davis, John L.
    Title:John L. Davis medicinal formulae and household recipes
    Date(s):1861-1896
    Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0108
    Abstract:Philadelphia chemist John Davis’s manuscript book is filled with medicinal formulae and numerous laid-in receipts and household hints. There are over 135 items as varied as medicinal receipts, graduation announcements,[...] poetry, sketches, and a silhouette.
    Subjects:Housekeeping--History--19th century | Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--History--19th century | Formulas, recipes, etc--History--19th century | Chemists (scientists)