Manuscript Cookbooks Survey Database ID#196
Place of OriginUnited States ➔ Massachusetts ➔ Pittsfield
Date of Composition1823
DescriptionThe author inscribed her name and "Pittsfield, 1823" in an elaborate script on the inside front cover of this cookbook. The first recipe is Spanish Cake, made without chemical leavening, as was then common. For information on this manuscript, contact the Berkshire Historical Society and refer to collection #AM-169.