Elvira Henry’s Cooking Book


Elvira Henry’s Cooking Book

Compiled and written by Dot Graves (1979)

Facsimile pages and their transcription from the original cooking book belonging to Patrick Henry’s daughter-in-law. Includes memories of Elvira Henry by Miss Susan Dabney, great granddaughter of Elvira and John Henry, and great, great granddaughter of Patrick Henry. Elvira Henry lived her entire married life at Red Hill. Includes recipes for weights and measures of the 19th century and such recipes as Green Sweetmeats, Peach Pickle, and Oil Mangos.

Paper cover, 19 pages, 6” x 9”

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