Mary Motte Alston Pringle Receipt Book

Title:
Mary Motte Alston Pringle Receipt Book
Creator:
Pringle, Mary Motte Alston, 1803-1884
Date:
1840-1880
Description:
Receipt book belonging to Mary Motte Alston Pringle containing recipes, methods and remedies for food, housekeeping, and medicine from family, friends, articles and world travelers. Pringle often notes on effectiveness and provides personal anecdotes. Pages numbered 74 through 97 in Pringle's book are blank and therefore omitted. The table of contents can be found at the end of the book.
Collection:
South Carolina Historical Society Manuscripts
Contributing Institution:
South Carolina Historical Society
Media Type:
Manuscripts
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Pringle family, Middleton family, Alston family, Ravenel family, Hayne family, Izard family, Pinckney family, Frost family, Lesesne family, Faber family, Harleston family
Topical Subject:
Formulas, recipes, etc., Puddings, Baking, Breakfasts, Pies, Cake, Biscuits, Bread, Cream, Jelly, Soups, Sauces, Coffee, Cooking (Meat), Canning and preserving, Ketchup, Typhoid fever, Dysentery, Wine, Carbonated beverages, Bitters, Face--Care and hygiene, Dental care, Candlemaking, Cholera, Dyes and dyeing, Laundry, Soap, Paint, Medicine, Skin--Care and hygiene, Diarrhea, Dysentery, Elixirs, Tinctures (Pharmacy), Syrups, Cold (Disease), Cough, Tuberculosis, Temperance, Edema, Diphtheria, Indigestion, Laxatives, Menstruation disorders, Breastfeeding, Ointments, Rheumatism, Pills, Wounds and injuries, Smallpox, Scarlatina, Stains and staining, Pleurisy
Geographic Subject:
McClellanville (S.C.), Charleston (S.C.), Edgefield (S.C.), Bluffton (S.C.), Yemassee (S.C.), Society Hill (S.C.), Georgetown (S.C.), Union (S.C.), Abbeville (S.C.), Santee (S.C.)
Language:
English
Shelving Locator:
1285.02.13
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.), Fairfield County (S.C.), Edgefield County (S.C.), Beaufort County (S.C.), Hampton County (S.C.), Darlington County (S.C.), Georgetown County (S.C.), Abbeville County (S.C.), Newberry County (S.C.), Dorchester County (S.C.), Orangeburg County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
400 dpi, 24-bit depth, color, Bookeye 4 Basic, Archival masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Public Domain.
Access Information:
For more information and re-use requirements contact the South Carolina Historical Society, Charleston, SC, 29401.