Recipes and household hints collected by Dorothy Mary Leak

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 899
  • Dates of Creation
      ca.1920-1939
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      27 ff. in 1 envelope Some items are written in various hands, others are press-cuttings from the Yorkshire Evening Post, or extracts from Dorothy Leak's copy of Beeton's everyday cookery (London, [ca.1888]). All are mounted on sheets of white paper

Scope and Content

Recipes and household hints collected by Dorothy Mary Leak, including press cuttings, extracts from Dorothy Leak's copy of Beeton's Everyday Cookery, and handwritten documents.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dorothy Mary Leak (1903-1989) was a sub-librarian in the Brotherton Library, University of Leeds, until her retirement in 1968

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

From the library of the late Miss D.M. Leak, August 1990

Note

In English