Monday, October 28, 2019
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Storing apples in Federal America
The father/daughter authors William Cobbett (1763-1835) and Anne Cobbett (1795-1877) each wrote about how Americans stored and transported apples.
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Labels: Apples, Cookbook authors
Monday, October 14, 2019
18th century immigrant ships - provisions, hardships, indentured servant process
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Labels: Pennsylvania, Ships
Monday, October 7, 2019
Roasted apples street sellers
In winter a pan or container of burning charcoal roasted apples or chestnuts on a tin plate as shown in 1820 by Rowlandson and described in Craig's Cries of London 1804. Sixty years later "Roasted apples used to be vended in the streets... but it is a trade which has now almost entirely disappeared."
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