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Woman's World Magazine Co., Inc. - Cakes and Desserts: Being a Collection of 150 Tested Recipes for Home Cookery Arranged by Months, 1927

 File — Box: 14, Folder: 328

Scope and Content of the Collection

From the Collection:

Recipe books published by a wide range of organizations including food and appliance manufacturers, community organizations, churches, magazines and newspapers, utility companies, historic sites, and commodity marketing boards. Contains materials from throughout the Midwest, including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Many of the books published by food manufacturers feature particular brands such as Bisquick or Crisco. In addition to recipes, materials include tips and tricks for housekeeping, etiquette and fashion, food and brand histories, and business advertisements.


  • Creation: 1927


Conditions Governing Access

The Stuart W. Miller collection of Midwestern recipe books are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).

Repository Details

Part of the The Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts and Archives Repository

60 West Walton Street
Chicago Illinois 60610 United States