Lot 59 of 373:
Chicago Area Community Cookbooks  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
$200 - $300

Six Community Cookbooks from Chicago and surrounding suburbs

Various Authors

Various Places


Various Dates

  • Ladies and Friends of Park Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church. Recipes. Compiled by Mrs. Martha Winans, et al. 96 pp. Blue cloth lettered in white. 1st Ed. (Very good). Chicago: 1911.
  • McClure, Mrs. Jennie. Gathered Crumbs: Peoria Cook Book. 343 pp. Maroon cloth lettered in white. (Manuscript recipes to rear blank pages, along with a few period news clippings, else very good). Peoria: Mrs. McClure, 1894.
  • Members of St. Katherine's Guild of Grace Church. Tested Recipes. 121 pp. Dec. white cloth. 1st Ed. (Internal spots and splatters, a couple period manuscript recipes in rear, else very good). Oak Park: 1907.
  • Woman's Society of the Ravenswood Congregational Church. Cook Book. Ads for local businesses. White cloth lettered in blue. 1st Ed. (Manuscript & newspaper recipes to rear memoranda pages, else very good). [Chicago: c.1920].
  • Wohelo Organization of the First Reformed Church of Roseland. Wohelo Cook Book. 100 pp. Title page photo of the church; ads throughout. Pictorial flexible cloth. 1st Ed. (Very good). [c.1920's].
  • Woman's Guild of the Jefferson Park Congregational Church/Alturi Club of Jefferson Park. Jefferson Pak Community Cook Book. [2], 72 pp. Cream cloth lettered in black. 1st Ed. (Soiling to covers, rubbing to corners & spine ends, else good - solid). [Chicago]: 1926.

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