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Guide to the Kate Conger Baker booklet 1985.041

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

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Creator: Baker, Kate Conger
Title: Kate Conger Baker booklet
Dates: 1882
Abstract: A bound paperback of the booklet, "Common-Sense" in the Farm-house or, Young Mothers' Assistant, written by Kate Conger Baker and published in 1882. The booklet is essentially a cookbook, containing basic recipes for a variety of dishes, including salads, appetizers, main courses, baked goods, and desserts. Kate Conger Baker (1832-1907) was an author and homemaker who lived in Brooklyn and Great Neck, Long Island.
Quantity: 0.08 item in one folder
Text [Box]: A0102
Call Phrase: 1985.041
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.