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  • Subject is exactly "History of Food and Drink"

The collection consists of one household and recipe book from Macon County, AL. A variety of writers left entries within the journal, most notably…
RM671L93N491903_The New Woman.pdf

An advertising pamphlet by Lydia Pinkham.

Pages from the receipt book dealing with specific home remedies.
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A page from the Home Remedies Manual with a receipt for an "Old Indian cure" for ague.
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Pages from the Manuscript Receipt Book dealing with remedies for the home.
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The pages from the Home Remedies Manual dealing with remedies for the home.
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Pages from the Home Remedies Manual dealing with remedies for animals.

Pages 46 and 47 from "The Cowboy and Com-Cel-Sar" detailing the nature of the testimonials in the booklet.

Page 15 of "The Cowboy and Com-Cel-Sar" featuring customer testimonials.

A page from "The Cowboy and Com-Cel-Sar" displaying customer testimonials.

A handwritten home remedy/receipt book with entries in English and French. The book is bound in red leather with paper marbling on the inner binding.

An advertising pamphlet for Charlie White-Moon's "Com-Cel-Sar," a cure-all medicine made of roots and herbs. The booklet contains advertisements and…

An almanac for the year 1870, part of a series of Shakespearian almanacs. This issue contains sections from Shakespeare's Seven Ages. The book…

An advertising pamphlet for "Dime Regulator" pills. The booklet contains illustrations relating to the storyline of "Billious Jones" and his ailments,…
Ms2013-028_B1F13_Fellows Medical Monthly.pdf

An edition of a monthly medical pamphlet from 1879 detailing the "rules for the sick," from how to care for them to what to feed them.
Ms2013-028_B1F13_Physicians Essentials.pdf

An advertising pamphlet of drugs considered "Physicians Essentials." The booklet ends with the ways druggists can order drugs from the manufacturer.
Ms2013-028_B1F13_Non Multum Sed Multa.pdf

An advertising pamphlet for Kola-Cardinette in the form of an illustrated story. The booklet also includes timelines relating to medical history.
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An advertisement for bitters used to treat jaundice, weakness of the stomach, and general debility
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An advertisement for "Indian Root Pills" depicting a Native man on a horse. The medicine is described as "The great blood purifier."

A handwritten receipt book containing handwritten receipts and pages from cookery booklets. The receipts range from cures for illness and maladies in…
Ms2010-073_Home Remedies Manual.pdf

A handwritten home remedy manual subsisting of pages sewn and bound to newspaper pages. The remedies range from cures for illness and maladies…

An advertisement for a medicine to treat "all diseases originating in impure blood." The ad states that the medicine can be used for illnesses such as…

An advertising booklet for a patent medicine used to treat indigestion, nervousness, and physical and mental exhaustion. The back describes the…

A trade card for a cholera cure depicting on one side an artistic rendering of a woman grieving over Lincoln's grave, with soldiers in either corner.

An advertising booklet depicting the storyline of a chicken wedding with advertisements dispersed throughout the story. The advertisements are for…

An advertising pamphlet by Pabst Brewing, seemingly a sequel to the previous one, advertising a variety of tonics through stories and customer…

An advertising pamphlet for "Wizard Oil," to be used for sunburns, stiff and sore muscles, bruises, fleas, mites, chiggers, ticks, and skin abrasians.…

An advertising pamphlet by Pabst Brewing advertising a variety of tonics through stories and customer testimonials. Contains many illustrations.

Letter written by Joseph Rule from his camp at Petersburg, Virginia, December 15th, 1864 to his friend Silas. Letter details Rule's Company B, 50th…

The untitled "[Bartender's Guide]" is likely from the 1930s, around 1935 and is presumed to be the first edition. It contains information on wines &…

The "277 Standard/100 Tropical Recipes" is a 1944 revised edition and includes cocktail recipes in two sections. This edition built on the first…

Issue 17, Winter 2011

Issue 16, Spring 2011

Issue 15, Fall 2010

Issue 14, Winter 2007

Issue 13, Winter 2006

Issue 12, Summer/Fall 2006
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