Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1434
Creators:
Katzen, Mollie, 1950-
Dates:
1972-1991
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5.25 Cubic feet
6 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The collection includes Katzen's notes and notebooks compiled during her writing of The Moosewood Cookbook and The Enchanted Broccoli Forest, including notes on ingredients, preparation, presentation, etc.; copies of various editions of The Moosewood Cookbook; a sketchbook; voluminous mail from users of the cookbooks, praising them and asking questions or offering suggestions, (Katzen apparently answered the letters but her responses are not in the collection); and original, hand-written, hand-illustrated "mechanicals", i.e., original designs for the books' pages.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Katzen is the author of the influential 1974 vegetarian cookbook The Moosewood Cookbook, which was followed by additional vegetarian cookbooks. She also helped to found the Moosewood Restaurant in Ithaca, New York.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Mollie Katzen Papers, 1972-2001, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Use
Reproduction restricted due to copyright or trademark.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cookery -- 1970-2000 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Notes -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Design drawings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sketchbooks -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cookbooks -- 1970-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Correspondence -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vegetarianism Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Notebooks -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives