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Harriet P. Shelden Recipe Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV R9
Scope and Contents Recipe book, ca. 1820-1900, of Harriet P. Sheldon, Williamsburg [Va.] and Mary B. Curtis, Wilson's Creek, Gloucester County, Va. which includes loose papers and newspaper clippings. The volume includes home remedies and a list of household items. The first portion of the book contains recipe of Williamsburg's women.

Smith-Walker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 Sm8
Scope and Contents This collection of 3,098 pieces, dated about 1764-1916, consists of papers of a family of Smiths who lived at Smith's Cross Roads, Mecklenburg County, Virginia, and the Walker family who lived at Brunswick County, Virginia. Most of the papers are dated about 1860-1900. Some of the more interesting works include the following: A letter concerning news of the State Legislature (Va.), amending laws regarding transporting slaves across state lines, dated 28 Dec. 1806. A...

Fannie D. Stuart Recipe Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV R11
Scope and Contents Recipe book, ca. 1800-1830, of Fannie D. Stuart, Staunton, Va.

John B. Wiley Recipe Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV R3
Scope and Contents Recipe book, ca. 1825-1835, of Dr. John B. Wiley, Gerrardstown, W. Va. The volume includes home remedies, a recipe for cold cream and a household inventory, 1829.

Wissler-Mayer Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2010.223
Scope and Contents Papers, circa 1830s-1950s, of the Wissler, Mayer, and Erb families of Grottoes and Columbia Furnace, Virginia, and Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Included are photographs, an autograph album, a manuscript cookbook, receipts, two ledgers, a Bible and hymn book, a Wissler family record for the descendants of William Franklin Wissler and Elizabeth Mayer (m. 1890), and correspondence.

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