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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:Creator unknown
    Title:Manuscript formulae and receipts book
    Date(s):1861-1877
    Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0109
    Abstract:This nineteenth-century American manuscript contains approximately eighty-five pages of medicinal formulae and household receipts along with notes and sketches of plants and their medicinal properties. The volume dates from approximately[...] 1861 to 1877 and may have been created by a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, resident with a medical or scientific background.
    Subjects:Housekeeping--History--19th century | Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--History--19th century | Formulas, recipes, etc--History--19th century
    Creator:Creator unknown
    Title:Manuscript recipe and clippings book
    Date(s):1852-1878
    Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0150
    Abstract:This anonymous mid- to late-nineteenth century American manuscript and clippings book includes numerous recipes, many with ties to the cuisine of the American South. It also includes handwritten and pasted-in[...] home remedies, poems, puzzles, and stories.
    Subjects:Cooking, American--History--19th century | Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--History--19th century | Formulas, recipes, etc
    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)
    Creator:First National Eclectic Assurance Society
    Title:First National Eclectic Assurance Society Financial Committee minutes and John C. McCoy medical notes
    Date(s):1868-1879
    Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0136
    Abstract:The first portion of this volume contains the meeting minutes of the National Eclectic Assurance Society of the United States, Finance Committee, from 1868-1873, while the latter portion contains notes[...] kept by medical student John C. McCoy.
    Subjects:Insurance | Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--History--19th century | Medicine--United States--History--19th century | Physicians