P. Bockell, Jr. Notebook
Holding Library Call No.Mss. Octavo Vols. B
Manuscript Cookbooks Survey Database ID#249
Place of OriginUnited States
Date of Composition1874
DescriptionThis notebook, inscribed "P. Bockell, Jr. Rec'd Aug 13th 1874," contains sixty-six recipes, six of which are in German. There are recipes for food and wine, cures, cleaning solutions, and products such as ink, cement, paste, and glue. Also included are instructions for building an electroplating apparatus, making a sealing stamp, and waterproofing cloth and leather. There is a three-page "Contents" at the end of the volume.
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