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The Resource Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History, (electronic resource)

Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History, (electronic resource)

Label
Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History
Title
Culinary Ephemera
Title remainder
an Illustrated History
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This extraordinary collection, a trove of enchanting designs, appealing colors, and forgotten motifs that stir the imagination, features an unprecedented assortment of ephemera, or paper collectibles, related to food. It includes images of postcards, match covers, menus, labels, posters, brochures, valentines, packaging, advertisements, and other materials from nineteenth- and twentieth-century America. Internationally acclaimed food historian William Woys Weaver takes us on a lively tour through this dazzling collection in which each piece tells a new story about food and the past. Packed wit
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weaver, William Woys
Dewey number
  • 394.1/20973
  • 394.120973
  • 741.609041
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
California Studies in Food and Culture
Series volume
v.30
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Printed ephemera
  • Food habits
  • Cooking, American
  • Dinners and dining
Label
Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-289) and index
Contents
Culinary Ephemera; CONETNTS; PREFACE: Seduced by Yum-Yum; INTRODUCTION: Why Culinary Ephemera?; 1 Almanacs and Calendars; 2 Americans Abroad; 3 Beer, Wine, and Other Drinking Ephemera; 4 Broadsides, Handbills, and Posters; 5 Brochures and Advertising Literature; 6 Business Cards; 7 Diet and Health; 8 Labels; 9 Match Covers; 10 Menus; 11 Postcards; 12 Recipe Books and Product Pamphlets; 13 Sheet Music; 14 Stoves, Canning, and Cooking Classes; 15 Trade Cards; 16 Valentines and Mottos; 17 Wrappers and Packaging; 18 Wild Cards; EPILOGUE: The Legacy of Yum-Yum; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY
Control code
ocn794663706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947061
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794663706
Label
Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-289) and index
Contents
Culinary Ephemera; CONETNTS; PREFACE: Seduced by Yum-Yum; INTRODUCTION: Why Culinary Ephemera?; 1 Almanacs and Calendars; 2 Americans Abroad; 3 Beer, Wine, and Other Drinking Ephemera; 4 Broadsides, Handbills, and Posters; 5 Brochures and Advertising Literature; 6 Business Cards; 7 Diet and Health; 8 Labels; 9 Match Covers; 10 Menus; 11 Postcards; 12 Recipe Books and Product Pamphlets; 13 Sheet Music; 14 Stoves, Canning, and Cooking Classes; 15 Trade Cards; 16 Valentines and Mottos; 17 Wrappers and Packaging; 18 Wild Cards; EPILOGUE: The Legacy of Yum-Yum; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY
Control code
ocn794663706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947061
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794663706

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