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Home Remedies and Cleansers Recipe Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV R5
Scope and Contents Recipe book, 1835-1860, of an unidentified person which includes home remedies and cleansers.

John L. Bosworth Ledgers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00275
Scope and Contents 28 ledgers ranging from 1891- 1948 tracing Bosworth's medical practice and house calls in and around Randolph County, West Virginia. In addition, there are bank receipt books, several letters, newspapers clippings, and a scrapbook of news clippings. Most of the ledgers are indexed by patient and household and include notes and relevant charges for his services, including the dispensation of medicines. Bosworth was the County Health Officer for Randolph County for some years and as such...

J. C. Jones Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01519
Scope and Contents Large ledger containing accounts for various customers from an area around Richmond, based on some of the writing within the ledger. Some entries include a section tallying the money owed by the mill to the recorder. There are many areas throughout the ledger where someone has made pencil drawings of soldiers, houses, and horses. Additionally, this ledger has a large section of news clippings listing various recipes, cures for ailments, and farming recommendations.

John W. Lewis and Lewis P. Olds Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2010.022
Scope and Contents Collection consists of the papers of three Southerners, dating predominantly from the 19th century. John W. Lewis lived in Virginia, Mississippi, and North Carolina and the portion of the collection from this Methodist minister and farmer includes references to religion including sermons, farming, and slavery. Lewis P. Olds was a North Carolina lawyer and politician and the collection includes evidence of his career as well as poetry and short stories he wrote. The remainder of the collection...

Maury Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 97 M44
Scope and Contents Papers, 1777-1977, of the Maury Family of Virginia, New York City and Liverpool, Eng. Includes letters and business papers of James Maury (1746-1840), the first American consul to Liverpool, England, and the letters of his second wife, Margaret Rutson Maury (1805-1882), of Liverpool. A significant amount of the collection is comprised of letters, business papers, legal papers, and diaries of  the next two generations of the Maury family, including Ann Maury (1832-1890) of Liverpool and New...

DeVonne McNeil Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2011.594
Scope and Contents Papers, circa 1940s-1960s, of Mozelle DeVonne McNeil.  This collection includes correspondence, photographs, diaries, educational records, newspaper / magazine clippings, and other ephemera. These papers represent a view of everyday life in mid-twentieth century America from the perspective of a soldier's wife.

Recipe Book and Newspaper Clippings

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Identifier: Mss. MsV R2
Scope and Contents Recipe book, ca. 1850-1900, of an unidentified person. The volume includes newspaper clippings of household hints pasted over Tables of Comparative Etymology and Analogous Formations . . . for Various Languages by John Lewis (Philadelphia, 1838). There are also loose papers.

Recipe Book for Ink and Home Remedies

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Identifier: Mss. MsV R12
Scope and Contents Recipe book, ca. 1845-1855, of an unidentified person which includes formulae for ink and home remedies.

Recipe Book of Household Hints and Remedies

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV R7
Scope and Contents Recipe book, ca. 1850-1860, of an unidentified person which includes household hints and home remedies.

Sarah Battle Diary with One Recipe Entry

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01547
Scope and Contents Daily pocket diary with majority of pages missing or blank. Contains a recipe for gingerbread, musical notation of key signatures, and a card for Linnie Conant.