Cookery and Foodways Ephemera Collection
Margaret Husted of Alexandria, Va. (wife of Walter Husted, the business editor of U.S. News and World Report). After her death in 1980, the Boettcher Foundation purchased the collection and donated it to a Denver area cooking school. When the school closed in 1985, the collection was passed on to the University of Denver. The Husted Culinary Ephemera Collection contains cooking related materials including magazines, newsletters, recipe scrapbooks, pamphlets,and cookware and appliance brochures.
- 1797-circa 1990
- Husted, Margaret (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are mainly in English.
9 Linear Feet ( 7 record boxes, 4 letter document boxes)
Scope and Contents
The collection contains cooking related materials including magazines, newsletters, recipe scrapbooks, pamphlets, cookware and appliance brochures.
The collection is unarranged.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift from the Boettcher Foundation, 1981.
Further accruals are expected.
There is no accession record for this collection. Deed of gift for entire Husted Collection in donor file.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script