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Guide to the Sheila Lukins Papers
1945-2009 (Bulk 1980-2000)

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Collection processed by Lawrence Giffin and Caitlyn Hain, 2011.

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 19, 2017
Description is in English.

Scope and Content

The Sheila Lukins Papers includes drafts of recipes for Parade magazine; notebooks containing writing on foods from the United States and around the world; correspondence; publicity and press clippings for Lukins, her store, and her cookbooks; issues of  Parade magazine and other magazines (some of which include work by or about Lukins); cookbook CD-ROMs by Lukins; and videocassettes featuring Lukins's television appearances.

The collection is arranged into five series:

Series I: Professional Files
 Series II: Photographic Materials
 Series III: Media
 Series IV: Periodicals and Clippings
 Series V: Objects


Material, when dated, is arranged chronologically. All undated material is arranged alphabetically by folder label in order to facillitate ease of access.