E-mail Us - folks@riverjunction.com Subscribe to our Mailing List
Men's Fashions
Ladies' Fashions
Dry Goods
One-of-a-Kinds ~ Antique and Collectibles
All Products
Men's Close Outs
Ladies Close Outs
On Ebay
My Account
New Products
Gift Certificates
Store Policy
About Us
Size Chart
How About a Trade?
Contact Us
Frequently Asked Questions

Home > All Products
18th - 20th Century White House Cookbook - First Published in 1887
Click to Enlarge Image
18th - 20th Century White House Cookbook - First Published in 1887

RJT# 1880 -
Item should ship in 4 - 6 business days.

Meals fit for a First Lady, President of the United States and YOU!  Very appealing and mouth-watering to us "21st Century Foodies":  lobster bisque, crab croquettes, chicken pot pie, making your own dried and corned beef, pot roast and the fixings, sauces, gravies, spiced catsups, old-fashioned pickles and chowchows, hot potato and other salads, Kentucky-style scalloped potatoes, potatoes a la Delmonico, succotash, homemade cottage cheese, classic cakes and pies and desserts, custom breads, and a full range of soft and hard beverages including homemade wine recipes of old.  

18th - 20th centuries ~ Presidential favorites have been compiled within this historic recipe book from President George Washington through President William McKinley.  First published in 1887 and republished a few times, this re-publication date is 1901 during McKinley's abbreviated term.  If you are a history buff and you love to cook, this will surely become one of your favorite cook books.

Includes portraits of Martha Washington and Mary Todd Lincoln, the White House Kitchen and Great State Dining Room.  Presents many fascinating aspects of culinary life in the White House.  Includes old-time health suggestions and sick remedies, glossary of French cooking terms, miscellaneous recipes (for whitening clothes, cleaning, removing stains, etc.), and facts worth knowing.  Hardcover with red ribbon marker. 590 pages of recipes, photos and illustrations.  Measures 7 by 2 by 10 in.
Tea Pot - Blue and White Tea for One
Tea Pot - Blue and White Tea for One
Cream Can
Cream Can
Lamp - Victorian Oil Lamp
Lamp - Victorian Oil Lamp
May we also suggest:
Porcelain Cookie Jar
Add to cart
Kitchen - Enameled Tin Plates
Add to cart
Floral Glass Salt and Pepper Shaker Set
Add to cart
River Junction Trade Co., 312 Main Street, P.O. Box 275, McGregor, IA 52157 ~ Ring Us Toll Free at 866-259-9172
E-mail us folks@riverjunction.com
Pages, photographs and artwork from this site are the sole property of River Junction Trade Co. LLC, and may not be used or reproduced in whole or in part without written permission.