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Historical Methodology

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Af. Am. Cookbooks 19-20th c.

This is a guide to different sources available through Boston College relating to various methodological studies of history including cultural, history of medicine, etc.

Cooking and Home Economics

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    Bibliographies and Anthologies

    Be aware that in searching for cookbooks, "African American cooking" as a subject phrase was written by white authors who included recipes they had learned from African American cooks. In recent years, the use of the phrase has changed. 

    Earliest African American cookbooks

    1900-1960

    Magazines

    1960-present

    Magazines and Blogs

    Digital Collections

    Menus

    Manuscripts

    Digital Libraries

    For additional help

    For additional recommendations, contact your subject liaison (Dr. Bee Lehman) at brittany.lehman@bc.edu or schedule an appointment with them.