Guide to the Jewish Cookbook Collection

1909-2011

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JHCI-0011


Processed by Lindsay Sprechman

Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at NEHGS

99-101 Newbury Street

Boston, Massachusetts 02116

Phone: (617) 226-1245

Email: jhcreference@nehgs.org

Website: jewishheritagecenter.org

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Machine-readable finding aid created by Lindsay Sprechman in June 2019. Finding aid was encoded by Lindsay Sprechman in June 2019. Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: B. Manischewitz Co.
Council of Jewish Women (U.S.). Boston Section
Fern Family History Project
Rumford Company
Title: Jewish Cookbook Collection
Dates: 1909-2011
Abstract: This collection contains four Jewish cookbooks collected by the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center. Included are cookbooks written and published by individual families, women's organizations, and corporate food brands. Some recipes are in Yiddish. More cookbooks will be added as they are accessioned by the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center.
Languages:   The collection is in English and Yiddish.
Quantity: 4 folders
ID:   JHCP-0011
Repository: Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at NEHGS
Location: Located in Boston, Mass.

 

 

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains four Jewish cookbooks collected by the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center. Included are cookbooks written and published by individual families, women's organizations, and corporate food brands. Some recipes are in Yiddish. More cookbooks will be added as they are accessioned by the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center. 


Arrangement

The collection is arranged into a a single series as follows:

  • Series I: Jewish Cookbook Collection, 1909-2011

Access and Use

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for researcher use. Please contact us to request access or to make an appointment to view this collection at jhcreference@nehgs.org.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of this collection. For more information contact jhcreference@nehgs.org.


Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); Jewish Cookbook Collection; JHCI-0111; box number; folder number; Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at NEHGS, Boston, Mass.


Acquisition Information

Acquisition information is unknown.


Access Points

This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

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Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

Series I: Jewish Cookbook Collection, 1909-2011

Arrangement:

Arranged alphabetically.

Scope and Content:

See Collection Scope and Content Note.

Box Folder Title Date
1 1 Fern Family Recipe Book: Traditional Recipes of Fern & Related Families, 2nd edition by the Fern Family History Project (Westport, Conn.) [restricted]
 
2011
1 2 Tempting Kosher Dishes, 3rd edition by the B. Manishewitz Co. (Cincinnati, Ohio)
 
1930
1 3 The Universal Cookbook by the Boston Section, Council of Jewish Women
 
1909
1 4 What Shall I Serve?: Famous Recipes for Jewish Housewives by the Rumford Company (Rumford, R.I.) 1931