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The Resource Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History

Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History

Label
Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History
Title
Culinary Ephemera
Title remainder
an Illustrated History
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weaver, William Woys
Dewey number
  • 394.1/20973
  • 394.120973
  • 741.609041
Index
index present
LC call number
GT2853.U5 W43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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
  • ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES
  • DESIGN
  • DESIGN
  • DESIGN
  • DESIGN
  • HISTORY
  • Cooking, American
  • Dinners and dining
  • Food habits
Label
Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-289) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
794663706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947061
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7x9v0h
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794663706
Label
Culinary Ephemera : an Illustrated History
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-289) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
794663706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947061
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7x9v0h
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794663706

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