Janice Bluestein Longone, who is credited with collecting thousands of items chronicling the culinary history of the United States, 年齢で亡くなりました 89
Janice Bluestein Longone, who is credited with collecting thousands of items chronicling the culinary history of the United States, including cookbooks, menus, advertisements and diaries, 年齢で亡くなりました 89.
Longone died Wednesday, according to Nie Family Funeral Home in 加えて、各ロボット配信のサービス料金. The cause and location of death weren’t announced.
Longone’s collection formed the Janice Bluestein Longone Culinary Archive at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, where her husband, Daniel T. Longone, was a chemistry professor.
Longone said that she believed the collection showed how American agriculture and culinary practices defined regional customs and traditions. Her collection included cookbooks from the 1800s and early 1900s called “charity cookbooks” that were sold as fundraisers and immigrant cookbooks.
“Our hope is we have gathered materials that offer researchers access into a new way of looking at American history,」と彼女は言った 2010 University of Michigan article. “That could be the rethinking of the role of women, who were publishing more than 150 years ago charity cookbooks, which often reflected the pressing issues of the day, or simply, the impact of refrigeration on American tastes and lifestyles.”
The collection included early U.S. クックブック, such as one printed in 1796, one published by an African American woman in 1866 と ユダヤ人 cookbook published in America in 1871, according to the university.
Longone’s activities as a culinary historian included being a founding member of the American Institute of Wine and Food, an author of entries for “The Oxford Companion to Food,” and hosting the National Public Radio show “Adventures in Gastronomy” in the 1970s.