Domestic Science & Cookery Collection
Domestic Science and Cookery Collection
Included in this collection are rare and first-edition books on the topics of domestic science and cookery. Several books written by J. Harvey Kellogg are part of the collection, including a first edition of A Household Manual (1877). Also in the collection are cookbooks with an emphasis on vegetarian food such as Novel Dishes for Vegetarian Households: A Complete and Trustworthy Guide by Mary Pope (1893) and A Few Simple Recipes: Madison Rural Sanitarium and Nashville Vegetarian Cafeteria (1900).
A Brief History
This collection began with deaccessioned items from the library’s general collection and is being supplemented with librarian acquisitions and patron donations.
Please complete the online form to request to view items in the collection. Contact Deyse Bravo-Rivera for more information.