Cookbook of Louise Gallatin Gay, 1910
Collection contains one volume containing handwritten family recipes copied out for Louise Gallatin Gay by her aunt, Miss Cornelia L. Ewing.
Language of Materials
Materials in English.
Access. Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright. Copyright in the cookbook created by Louise Gallatin Gay is held by the President and Fellows of Harvard College for the Schlesinger Library. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.
Collection contains one volume containing handwritten family recipes copied out for Louise Gallatin Gay by her aunt, Miss Cornelia L. Ewing. Recipes for stewed beef, chicken, cooking vegetables, sweet bread, sponge cake, and rolled jelly cake are included. The cookbook also contains recipes for homemade caramels, grape jelly, and jellied chicken.
Louise Gallatin Gay was the daughter of Albert H. Gallatin. She married Charles Merrick Gay in 1909 and lived in Wyckoff, New Jersey.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Accession number: 95-M51
The cookbook of Louise Gallatin Gay was given to the Schlesinger Library by Elizabeth G. Nichols in 1995.
Processed: May 1995
By: Anne Engelhart
Updated and additional description added: December 2020
By: Amber L. Moore
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