Day: November 15, 2016

Jackson Park Sanitarium Cookbook

Special Collections Cooking – Part 5: Suffragettes and Charity Cookbooks

While individual physicians and moralists published recipe guides that supported their diet and health theories, women’s groups began authoring cookbooks sold as fundraising efforts in the nineteenth century. These community or charity cookbooks gathered recipes from a region or sponsoring organization to raise funds for local causes. American charity cookbooks