Catalog Record: What Mrs. Fisher knows about old southern cooking, soups, pickles, preserves, etc | Hathi Trust Digital Library


What Mrs. Fisher knows about old southern cooking, soups, pickles, preserves, etc.

Main Author: Fisher, Abby.
Language(s): English
Published: San Francisco : Women's Co-operative Printing Office, 420, 424 & 430 Montgomery Street, 1881.
Subjects: Cooking, American > Southern style.
Cooking, American > Southern style.
Note: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year eighteen hundred and eighty-one, by Mrs. Abby Fisher, in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D.C."--Title page verso.
"Awarded two medals at the San Francisco Mechanics' Institute Fair, 1880, for best pickles and sauces and best assortment of jellies and preserves. Diploma awarded at Sacramento State Fair, 1879."
Believed to be the first cookbook by an African American, who was also an ex-slave.
From the library of Roger Levenson.
Physical Description: 72 pages ; 20 cm
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