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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Instructions listing ingredients and procedures to prepare something, especially food. For collections of recipes in book form see [Cookbooks.]

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

AM19-76, Unknown

Form of Material

Clippings and index card recipes from cookbooks.

Dates: Unknown

AM98-7, 1937-1960

Form of Material

The collection includes:

"Hershey's Favorite Recipes" pamphlet, 1937.

"Fish Facts" pamphlet, 1938.

"Maid of Honor Pressure Cooker Recipe Book," 1960.

Dates: 1937-1960

Freddie Lynn Bass Collection

Identifier: M190

Original drawings and text for booklet Common Herbs in Colonial Gardens.

Dates: 1980

Cherry Burns Collection

Identifier: M597

Materials from Cherry Burns’ world travels.

Dates: 1926- circa 2005

Jane Heidelberg Collection

Identifier: M499

A collection of recipes and correspondences gathered by Mrs. Jane Heidelberg from 1962 to 2004. Recipes are typed and handwritten. Newspaper clippings are from "The Clarion Ledger" 1962. Mrs. Heidelberg was a prominent member of the Hattiesburg community throughout her life.

Dates: February 2, 1962, 1971, 1975, 1978, 1997, 2004, and undated

Paul B. Johnson Family Papers

Identifier: M191
Abstract This collection has immense research value. In its coverage of Paul B. Johnson's terms as lieutenant governor and governor of Mississippi, it documents one of the most critical periods in the state's history -- the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. The State Sovereignty Commission records, along with the Highway Patrol records paint a graphic portrait of efforts to thwart civil rights activities in the state, and to preserve the separation of the races. Additionally, it documents (through...
Dates: circa 1910-1973

Lamar County Extension Recipe Booklets

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM17-51
Form of Material

Christmas and holiday recipe booklets compiled by Clara B. Jordan, the Lamar County Extension Home Economist. The 1966 booklet contains Christmas recipes. The 1968 booklet contains Christmas recipes plus New Year’s Dinner ideas and a holiday food buying guide.

Dates: 1966 and 1968

Carol Lindley "Miss Hattie" Columns

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM18-13
Form of Material

Newspaper clippings of columns published in the Hattiesburg American. They contain advice on etiquette, decorating, arts & crafts, flowers, shrubs, & gardening. Most of the columns have at least one recipe. Some recipes are from area restaurants.

Dates: July 13, 1995 (first column) – December 25, 1996

Merchants Café Collection

Identifier: M574

This collection contains information about The Merchants Café.

Dates: 1936-2003

Ruby Mulloy Collection

Identifier: M670

Records, correspondence, church newsletter, a photograph of Ruby Mulloy, menus of dinners served, and food budgets for church dinners served during the food rations of World War II which are all are related to the First-Trinity Presbyterian Church in Laurel, Mississippi.

Dates: circa 1920s-circa 1980s

Anderson Orr Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM19-31
Scope and Contents

Recipies from various regions of Italy and other materials given with large cookbook donation.

Dates: unknown

Recipe Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM15-04

Recipes acquired through donations.

Dates: 1929, 1988-1990 and undated; 1988 - 1990

Valeria Richards Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM18-54
Scope and Contents

This collections consists of clippings of the "Cooking Corner" and related correspondence and articles.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1998-2012

James A. Riley Collection of Mississippi Documents, Newspapers, and Letters

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: M23
Scope and Contents

Large collection of books, printed material, and memorabilia related to Mississippi and other subjects.

Dates: 1646-to date

Rose Budd Stevens Papers

Identifier: M199
Scope and Contents The heart of the Rose Budd Stevens Papers is copies of her newspaper articles which she began writing in 1947 and continued to write until 1994. The articles colorfully depict everyday life in rural Mississippi and provide a rich source of information about southern culture and heritage, language, expressions, anecdotes, and the role of women in southern society. Recurring topics in the articles are arts and crafts, cooking, family life, farm life, canning, home remedies, poetry and...
Dates: circa 1908-1996

William H. and Sallie J. Hardy Papers

Identifier: M380
Scope and Contents

Letters written during the Civil War from Hardy to his first wife Sallie Ann Johnson Hardy, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other family materials.

Dates: 1860-1972