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A collection of useful receipts

Identifier: MSS 322 small
Dates: approximately 1850-1859

Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker culinary ephemera collection

Identifier: MSS 314 large
Scope and Contents The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker culinary ephemera collection contains thousands of food and cookery related publications produced primarily by companies in the United States from the late nineteenth century up to the present. The collection provides a rich resource to study the evolution and history of advertising, food products, individual companies, technology, food preparation, and food production. It was organized, described, and donated in 2005 by Shirley Brocker Sliker, who...
Dates: 1850-2010

Bill Beekman collection

Identifier: UA-17.394
Scope and Contents The collection consists of materials related to Michigan State University and East Lansing, including brochures on East Lansing historic neighborhoods and districts, an article by Linda O. Stanford titled "Post-1930 Architecture: Searching for Answers," an article by James Towar titled "History of East Lansing Post Office," an East Lansing Historic District Map, a Department of Chemistry Alumni Newsletter Spring 1987, a Spartan Senior Citizen Spring 1991 newsletter, a 1960 Annual Report...
Dates: 1924-2001, undated

Comfort Foods collection

Identifier: MSS 4 large
Scope and Contents

The Comfort Foods Collection contains an invitation, the program, a list of actors, the grant, a copy of the play script, and pages from the cookbooks; all relating to the production of Comfort Foods, as performed at the MSU Libraries on October 30, 2012.

Dates: 2011-2012

Grace L. Fancher receipt book

Identifier: MSS 49

Graydon L. Blank papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.193
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of four MAC Directories (1922-1926), two Lansing telephone books (1904, pre-1904), two Rawleigh's Year Books (1931, 1933), three Watkins Almanacs (1912, 1914, 1917), and one McNess Cook Book (1935).

Dates: 1904 - 1935

Hardy family papers

Identifier: UA-10.3.436
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of C. H. Hardy and his descendants. C. H. Hardy, of Tipton, Michigan, owned a celery farm and had a shipping business in poultry, pork, and calves. His papers (1867-1910) contain receipts, shipping records, invoices, account books, business advertisements, and a stock certificate.Charles O. Hardy, of Adrian, Michigan, attended Brown's Business University in Adrian, graduating in 1905. His papers consist of a copy of his college yearbook,...
Dates: 1867 - 1943

Lillie S. Hallifax papers

Identifier: c-00365
Scope and Contents This collection is made up of papers and diaries kept by Lillie Hallifax, a school teacher from Henrietta, Jackson County, Michigan. Seven small diaries describe Miss Hallifax's daily routine and events. The eighth contains recipes. One diary (1912) written by a farmer of Jackson County, Michigan, mentions daily events, livestock, cold weather, and the health of acquaintances. Among the papers are poems; a teacher's certificate from Jackson County, April 21, 1879; and a marriage certificate...
Dates: 1871 - 1913

Mary Ross Reynolds papers

Identifier: MSS 119 Oversize
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, notes on cookbooks, collecting cookbooks, her biography, newspaper articles she wrote, and photographs. Within the newspaper clippings, is the advertisement Mary Ross Reynolds answered for her first editorial job in Springfield, Mass.

Dates: 1912 - 1963

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