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Jane Adams Recipe and Menu Collection, 1920-1959 | Special Collections & University Archives

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Collection Overview

Title: Jane Adams Recipe and Menu Collection, 1920-1959Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Adams Recipe and Menu Collection

Extent: 8.52 Linear Feet

Arrangement:

I. Fliers, Booklets, Cookbooks, and Topical

II. Handwritten Recipes and Cutouts

III. Menus

Subjects: Cookery, Menus--Specimens, Recipes, Recipes--Specimens

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Jane Adams collected recipes and menus from hundreds of food manufacturers and locales. The collection has been separated into three sections, the largest being Fliers, Booklets, Cookbooks, and Topical, which is alphabetically filed, and which includes product/company fliers, topical information, and cookbooks by title.   Handwritten Recipes and Cutouts includes handwritten recipes and clippings.  Menus consists of menus, sorted by location of origin.   Most of the items in the collection were printed with no date; the collection appears to cover approximately 1900 through the 1960s.

Biographical Note

Jane Adams was wife of SDSU Professor John R. Adams.

Subject/Index Terms

Cookery
Menus--Specimens
Recipes
Recipes--Specimens

Administrative Information

Repository: Special Collections & University Archives

Accruals: 1989

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: The copyright interests in some of these materials have been transferred to or belong to San Diego State University. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections means that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish.  Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Acquisition Source: John R. Adams

Preferred Citation: Identification of item, folder title, box number, John and Jane Adams Recipe and Menu Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Series 1: Fliers, Booklets, Cookbooks, and Topical],
[Series 2: Handwritten Recipes and Cutouts],
[Series 3: Menus],
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Series 1: Fliers, Booklets, Cookbooks, and TopicalAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Abbot laboratories- Sucary 1Add to your cart.
Folder 2: The A and P Menu- Women's Day SupplementAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: AccentAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: American Housewife CollectionAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: American Legion Auxiliary Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Ancient Quinoa Harvest RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Appetizing Left OversAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: AppliancesAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Argo Corn Starch (SEE Corn Products Refining Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Arm and Hammer Baking SodaAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: The Art of Cooking in CoronadoAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Ateco Cookie MakerAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Aunt Jane's Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Authentic recipe from the Great Kitchens of Europe: ReverewareAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Avon and Perfect ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Baskin-RobbinsAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: BeerAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Best FoodsAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Better Homes and GardensAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Better Meals for LessAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Betty Crocker (SEE General Mills Inc.)Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Blue Ribbon products (SEE Hellmann's Products)Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Bisquick "No time to cook" recipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 24: The Bob Wilson Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: Bon AppetiteAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Borax Soap (SEE Pacific Coast Borax Company)Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Borden's Products (SEE Eagle Brand)Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Bureau of Public WelfareAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: Burnett's ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 30: C & H Cane SugarAdd to your cart.
Folder 31: Calendar of Desserts/ Calendar of DinnersAdd to your cart.
Folder 32: Cake Mate ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: California and Hawaiian Refining Corp., Ltd.Add to your cart.
Folder 34: California Packing Corp. (SEE Del Monte)Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Calumet Baking Powder (SEE General Foods)Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Campbell'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 37: Campfire CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: Campus Cooking Club Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: Canada Dry Ginger Ale, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 40: Canning guides (SEE ALSO Kerr)Add to your cart.
Folder 41: Carnation Evaporated MilkAdd to your cart.
Folder 42: Catalogs of CookbooksAdd to your cart.
Folder 43: Cereal CompaniesAdd to your cart.
Folder 44: Certo (SEE Sure-Jell)Add to your cart.
Folder 45: Chambord Special Cocktail: cooking recipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 46: CheeseAdd to your cart.
Folder 47: Champange: How to chooseAdd to your cart.
Folder 48: Chinese Recipes/ ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 49: Christian Women's Fellowship Personal RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 50: CigarettesAdd to your cart.
Folder 51: Cocktails (Products are listed)Add to your cart.
Folder 52: Cocktails- HeubleinAdd to your cart.
Folder 53: Cocktails (Products are listed)Add to your cart.
Folder 54: Cocktails- Misc.Add to your cart.
Folder 55: Cocktails (Products are listed)Add to your cart.
Folder 56: Coffees and TeasAdd to your cart.
Folder 57: Continental Baking Company, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 58: Cook-wareAdd to your cart.
Folder 59: Cooking for ProfitAdd to your cart.
Folder 60: CookiesAdd to your cart.
Folder 61: Cookies for RookiesAdd to your cart.
Folder 62: Corn Products Refining CompanyAdd to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Cream of-Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Crescent Manufacturing Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Crosse and Blackwell ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Culinary ArtAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Cupid's BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Dainty Sweets- International Cooking LibraryAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Del MonteAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: C. E. DennisAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: The Dessert BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Detroit Jewel Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Diamond Brand- walnutsAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: The Dining RoomAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Dole (SEE Hawaiian Pineapple Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Dromedary Coconut (SEE Hills Brothers Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Eagle BrandAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Eaters DigestAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Ekenberg CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Emergency PackageAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Epicurean CookingAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Evaporated Milk AssociationAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Eye PrayersAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: Family Circle MagazineAdd to your cart.
Folder 23: Farm Home Department Favorite RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 24: Fleischmann'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: Fontana Food Products Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Food Basket Home Economist- Mary MorganAdd to your cart.
Folder 27: R. T. French Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 28: 500 Delicious Salad RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: From Kitchen to Kitchen in San DiegoAdd to your cart.
Folder 30: FruitsAdd to your cart.
Folder 31: GardenAdd to your cart.
Folder 32: The Gas Appliance AssociationAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: Gastronomic BibliographyAdd to your cart.
Folder 34: Gebhardt's Eagle Chili PowderAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: General Foods Products (SEE ASLO Jell-O, Min. Tapioca)Add to your cart.
Folder 36: General Mills Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 37: Ghirardelli Co. RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: C. M. Gifford and Sons- olivesAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: Glove A-1 ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 40: Globe Guilders Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 41: A Glossary of Grench Foods and CookeryAdd to your cart.
Folder 42: Gold Medal Products (SEE General Mills Inc.)Add to your cart.
Folder 43: Good Housekeeping InstitutionAdd to your cart.
Folder 44: Gourmet: The Magazine of Good LivingAdd to your cart.
Folder 45: Gourmet Notes IIAdd to your cart.
Folder 46: Government InformationAdd to your cart.
Folder 47: Grape-nuts Co. (SEE General Foods)Add to your cart.
Folder 48: Gulden'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 49: Hamilton's- House of Fine FoodsAdd to your cart.
Folder 50: Haserot Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 51: Hawaiian Pineapple Co. (and canners)Add to your cart.
Folder 52: Heinz RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 53: Helix Unit of Children's Hospital Auxiliary RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 54: Hellmann's ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 55: Helpful Suggestions for the HomeAdd to your cart.
Folder 56: HerbsAdd to your cart.
Folder 57: Hershey'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 58: Hershey's Recipe SamplesAdd to your cart.
Folder 59: Hills Brothers Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 60: Holsum BakeryAdd to your cart.
Folder 61: Home Cookery and ComfortsAdd to your cart.
Folder 62: Home Economics Department Recipe BooksAdd to your cart.
Folder 63: Homemakers Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: HoneyAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Hordlick's Malted Milk (M & M Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: HousekeepingAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: How to Buy Food for LessAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Jaques MFG Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Jell-Well Dessert Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Jell-OAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Karo (SEE Continental Baking Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Kelloggs Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Kerr Glass Manufacturing Corp.Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Kinks for Candy CookersAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Kitchen KapersAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Knox GelatinAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Knudsen Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Kornlet (SEE Haserot Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Kosher ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: KraftAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Kroger Food FoundationAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: La Cocina de San PasqualAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Langendorf BreadAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: LardAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: Las Palmas- Ramirez and Feraud Chili Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Let's CookAdd to your cart.
Folder 24: LifeAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: Linda Vista Methodist Church Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Luer Meat ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 27: LundsAdd to your cart.
Folder 28: Manischewitz Co. (SEE Kosher Products)Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Mapleine (SEE Crescent Manufacturing Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 30: MargarineAdd to your cart.
Folder 31: Marshmallow Recipes (SEE ALSO Campfire Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Mazola (SEE Corn Products Refining Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 33: Meat ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 34: Mecca Patrol Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: MedicinesAdd to your cart.
Folder 36: Melody of FoodsAdd to your cart.
Folder 37: Methodist Episcopal Church Favorite RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: Metropolitan Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: Mexican Curios- ExpositionAdd to your cart.
Folder 40: Minute TapiocaAdd to your cart.
Folder 41: Misc. RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 42: Mission Hills Congretaional Church Favorite RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 43: MolassesAdd to your cart.
Folder 44: Modern Woman MagazineAdd to your cart.
Folder 45: Morris Collection CookbookAdd to your cart.
Folder 46: NabiscoAdd to your cart.
Folder 47: National Biscuit Co. (SEE Nabisco)Add to your cart.
Folder 48: National Livestock and Meat BoardAdd to your cart.
Folder 49: Nestles ChocolateAdd to your cart.
Folder 50: Norge Prize Winning RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 51: Northwestern Yeast Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 52: NutritionAdd to your cart.
Folder 53: Old San Diego Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 54: E & A Opler, Inc.- cocoaAdd to your cart.
Folder 55: Oriental (SEE Chinese)Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Outdoor and BarbecueAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Pacific Coast Borax Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Pacific Ribs: Beef tours the PacificAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Palate-Tempting CreationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: The Pat Nixon Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Peanut CompaniesAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Pendleton PantryAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Pepsin Syrup Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Pennsylvania Duth CookingAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Pharmacy CalendarAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Picayune Creole CookbookAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: PillsburyAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Pillsbury 3rd Grand National 100 Prize winning recipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Pillsbury's 100 Grand National RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Pompeian Olive OilAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Pond's Extract Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Postum Co. (SEE General Foods)Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Potluck CookbookAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Presto ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Price Baking Powder Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Procter and Gamble Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Prudential CookbookAdd to your cart.
Folder 23: Puritan MeatsAdd to your cart.
Folder 24: Qualitee Dairy ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: Quasar Microwave OvensAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Ralston-Purina co.Add to your cart.
Folder 27: The Recipe BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 28: Recipe of the Month MagazineAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: Recipe SaverAdd to your cart.
Folder 30: Red Seal (SEE P.C. Tomson & Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 31: RexallAdd to your cart.
Folder 32: RiceAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: Richelieu- HorseradishAdd to your cart.
Folder 34: Roart's- Food SpecialtiesAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: Roasted Red: Red Bell Pepper RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 36: Rockwood & Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 37: Roman Meal Co. (SEE Schulze Baking Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 38: Royal ProductsAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: Rumford Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 40: SafewayAdd to your cart.
Folder 41: Salads and Salad DressingAdd to your cart.
Folder 42: San Diego Gas and Electric- Home Service Department.Add to your cart.
Folder 43: Schrafft's- candiesAdd to your cart.
Folder 44: Schulze Baking Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 45: SeafoodAdd to your cart.
Folder 46: SeasoningsAdd to your cart.
Folder 47: Sego Brand MilkAdd to your cart.
Folder 48: Seventh-day Adventist- Menus and Recipe BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 49: Shaw- WalkerAdd to your cart.
Folder 50: Ship's Cook 3c & 2cAdd to your cart.
Folder 51: Shortening (SEE ALSO Spry)Add to your cart.
Folder 52: Snowdrift (SEE Wesson Oil)Add to your cart.
Folder 53: Social ServingsAdd to your cart.
Folder 54: Soda SyphonAdd to your cart.
Folder 55: Some "C" Shop RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 56: SoupsAdd to your cart.
Folder 57: Southern Pacific CookbookAdd to your cart.
Folder 58: Sperry Flour Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 59: Spry ShorteningAdd to your cart.
Folder 60: Standard Brands of CaliforniaAdd to your cart.
Folder 61: Star Olive OilAdd to your cart.
Folder 62: Sugar CompaniesAdd to your cart.
Folder 63: "Sun" BrandAdd to your cart.
Folder 64: SunkistAdd to your cart.
Folder 65: Sure-JellAdd to your cart.
Folder 66: Swans Down Flour (SEE General Foods)Add to your cart.
Folder 67: Sweetwater Womans Club Favorite RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 68: Taylor's ChiliAdd to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Teas (SEE Coffee)Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Teco Products (SEE Ekenberg Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: The Thursday Club DelicaciesAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: P.C. Tomson & Co.- Red SealAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Treasured Recipes Cookbook- Mary KantorAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Trinity Episopal Church CookbookAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: TupperwareAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Van Camp'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: VegetablesAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Walter Bakery & Co., Ltd.Add to your cart.
Folder 11: WARING: 340 RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Water Cress (SEE C.E. Dennis)Add to your cart.
Folder 13: J. R. Watkings Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Weber Bread (SEE Schulze Baking Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Wesson OilAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: What-To-Eat MagazineAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Westminster Presbyterian Church Favorite RecipesAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: The White Ribbon CookbookAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: The Wilcolator Cook BookAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: The Wilken Family Home Cooking AlbumAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Willie-Fudd and Guppie-GoodiesAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: Wine Advisory BoardAdd to your cart.
Folder 23: Wines- Misc.Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Wines (Products are listed)Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Wonder Bread (SEE Continental Baking Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Worcester SaltAdd to your cart.
Folder 27: Julia Wright Recipes (SEE Safeway)Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Wine Advisory BoardAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: Wines- Misc.Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Wines (Products are listed)Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Wonder Bread (SEE Continental Baking Co.)Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Worcester SaltAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: Julia Wright Recipes (SEE Safeway)Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Ye Culinary Art of Colonial DaysAdd to your cart.
Series 2: Handwritten Recipes and CutoutsAdd to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 35: breadsAdd to your cart.
Folder 36: breakfastAdd to your cart.
Folder 37: cakesAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: candyAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: cookiesAdd to your cart.
Folder 40: dessertsAdd to your cart.
Folder 41: dressingsAdd to your cart.
Folder 42: fruitsAdd to your cart.
Folder 43: herbsAdd to your cart.
Folder 44: main dishesAdd to your cart.
Folder 45: piesAdd to your cart.
Folder 46: seafoodAdd to your cart.
Folder 47: side dishesAdd to your cart.
Folder 48: wineAdd to your cart.
Folder 49: vegetablesAdd to your cart.
Series 3: MenusAdd to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 50: Alaska- CruiseAdd to your cart.
Folder 51: California- San DiegoAdd to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: California- San DiegoAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: California- San FranciscoAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: California- Misc.Add to your cart.
Folder 4: California- Yosemite National ParkAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Cruise Ships- Misc. (SEE ALSO Hawaiian, Orient)Add to your cart.
Folder 6: HawaiianAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: IllinoisAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Louisiana- New OrleansAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: MaineAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Michigan-DetroitAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Missouri- Kansas CityAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: New YorkAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: OregonAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Orient- Cruise ShipsAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: PhiladelphiaAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Railroad- Dining CarAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Unknown LocationsAdd to your cart.

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