Object ID 003216
Object Name Settlement Cook Book
Object Desc This is 1931 edition of this Milwaukee cookbook with green cover and red heart.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002900
General Category Printed Material
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Hardware Store
Object Date 1931
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Lizzie Black Kander,Settlement House,cookbooks,books,Mrs. Simon Kander,
Title Settlement Cook Book
Sub-Title The Way to a Man's Heart
Edition 1931, 19th edition
Description / Abstract A cookbook with numerous recipes gathered by Lizzie Black Kander.
Physical Description Dust jacket is a lime green with two lines of women reading cookbooks towards a red heart. "The way to a man's heart" is above them and at the center of the cover is the title. The spine has a red heart with the title, subtitle, author and publishers. The left/front fold of the jacket is the summary and claims of the book with price and "wachable cover." The right/back flap of the jacket lists quotes of magazines and happy buyers. The book is a white with black text and pictures much like the dust jacket. The dust jacket is stuck to the book. Inside includes a tabbed index of recipes.
Publisher Settlement Cook Book Company
Publisher Details Through Cramer-Krasselt Co. of Milwaukee. Founded in 1898 by Fred Cramer and William Krasselt. It still exists today with offices in Milwaukee, Chicago, and Phoenix.
Spine / Label
Date APR 12,2015
Assessor Christine Jankowski
Notes The dust jacket is stuck on to the book. Shelf wear on edges, with rips and tears on the cover and along the spine. Some discoloration on the cover. The pages are foxed on the first few pages and has little spotting. The book is tight.
Date APR 12,2015
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Hardware Store from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin
Date APR 18,2015
Summary Status change
Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin