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Guide to the Papers of the Williams Family
1739-1842 (Bulk 1747-1770)
  MS 698

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 04, 2011
Description is in English.

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Series VII. Medical Inventories and Recipes (1748-1763, undated)

Scope and Contents note

Box 2, Folder 7 contains several medicinal recipes -- an 'approved medicine for the jaundice' containing earthworms, and a 'diet drink.' There are also a number of medical item inventories and invoices including an account of the medicines supplied to Brig. Gen. Dwight's Regiment in 1746. Most of the items belonged to Dr. Thomas Williams. The recipes in Box 2, Folder 8 are non-medicinal - 'a white fricuse of chickins' and 'To Dress Veal A la mode.'

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 7 Medical Inventories and Recipes
1748-1763, undated
Box: 2 Folder : 8 Recipes
Undated

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