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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Sets of directions with a list of ingredients for making or preparing something, especially food.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Farmer's Record Book

Identifier: SpC MS 1834-sc
Content Description

Consists of a number of recipes recorded in French, and several more in English; also contains names and addresses of people in Maine and New England, in both languages.

Dates: 1918-1951

Mrs. John H. Jarvis Book of Recipes

Identifier: SpC MS 0766-sc

A book with handwritten recipes and newspaper clippings pasted in. The recipes include traditional recipes and some for agriculture and medicine. Included also are an index of the recipes and lists of historical events and births and deaths of eminent persons. Written inside front cover: This book bought in 1835. Recipes copied into it by John H. Jarvis in 1877.

Dates: 1877

Charley Miller Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0348

The collection contains the papers of Charley Miller of Bangor, Maine, an outdoorsman, Maine guide, fight conditioner, and outdoor cook. Included are photographs, celebrity endorsements, 16 mm films, and news articles documenting his work as a Maine guide, outdoorsman and outdoor cook.

Dates: 1931-1966

Faculty Records (University of Maine). Professor Highlands (Matthew E.) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0011-003
Scope and Contents The records mainly contain textual information created and curated by University of Maine Professor Matthew E. Highlands, but there are also photographs of his family, time in the U.S. Army, and of his mentor Samuel Cate Prescott. The record series Academic & Family Records contains material related to Highlands’ academic career at the University of Maine (both as a student and professor) and at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and University of Massachusetts,...
Dates: 1800s?-2003; Majority of material found within 1942-1970

Mildred "Brownie" and William E. Schrumpf Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0455

Papers of a newspaper columnist and gastronomic guru in the Bangor area and of an agricultural economist. Includes columns, cookbooks, recipes, notebooks, menus and correspondence. Many of the cookbooks and much of the material relates to Maine.

Dates: 1905-1990s

Paul E. Taylor Collection

Identifier: SpC MS 0489
Abstract The collection consists of printed documents and manuscript material collected by Paul E. Taylor; it reflects his wide-ranging interests. The collection is arranged in two series. Series I, Printed Material, includes books, pamphlets, catalogs, advertisements, etc.; Series II, Manuscript Material, contains original documents including diaries, letters, logbooks of vessels, scrapbooks, family papers, etc. The published items are mostly concerned with the history of Maine, New England and New...
Dates: 1750-1953

Richmond Lane White Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1119-sc

Collection includes a notebook of dye recipes and tanning procedures for leather with some samples of leather pasted in. Also includes a statistical summary for an unidentified company dated 1926 and three letters to White, 1944 and 1947, concerning orders for dyes and chemicals.

Dates: 1919-1947