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Codex 003444
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Identifier: 003444

Description

Manuscript notebook of Thomas Chadbourne (1790-1864) containing recipes, often with detailed proportions and dosage, to be used in curing various diseases, including cholera, dropsy and diabetes. Some remedies are attributed to specific physicians including a recipe for Bitters used by his father William Chabourne of North Conway, NH and his mentors at Dartmouth College, Cyrus Perkins and Nathan Smith. A remedy for the treatment of Dysentaria is attributed to the Oneida Indians. Other remedies include a formula for Kittridge Nerve Ointment and for a Bone Ointment. A few common household recipes for Pancakes, Molasses Cake, Molasses Gingerbread and Tea Cakes are also included.

Dates

  • 1811

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

1 Volume : quarter bound calf with marbled boards. ; 16 cm.

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