The Resource Always put in a recipe and other tips for living from Iowa's best known homemaker, by Evelyn Birkby

Always put in a recipe and other tips for living from Iowa's best known homemaker, by Evelyn Birkby

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Always put in a recipe and other tips for living from Iowa's best known homemaker
Title
Always put in a recipe and other tips for living from Iowa's best known homemaker
Statement of responsibility
by Evelyn Birkby
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1949, Iowa farm wife Evelyn Birkby began to write a weekly column entitled "Up a Country Lane" for the Shenandoah Evening Sentinel, now called the Valley News. Sixty-three years, one Royal typewriter, and five computers later, she is still creating a weekly record of the lives and interests of her family, friends, and neighbors. Her perceptive, closely observed columns provide a multigenerational biography of rural and small-town life in the Midwest over decades of change. Now she has sifted through thousands of columns to give us her favorites, guaranteed to delight
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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N$T
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Birkby, Evelyn
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
F621.6
LC item number
.B57 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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JSTOR
Series statement
A bur oak book
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  • Birkby, Evelyn
  • Birkby, Evelyn
  • Iowa
  • Farm life
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Farm life
  • Manners and customs
  • Iowa
  • COOKING / General
Label
Always put in a recipe and other tips for living from Iowa's best known homemaker, by Evelyn Birkby
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Selections from the author's newspaper column Up a country lane
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Times Have Changed; Looking Back; My First Column, November 24, 1949; A Tune from a Music Box; Grandma Dragoo's Attic; Aunt Lena and Uncle Lute; The Old Buffet; My Father's Background; Always Put in a Recipe; How It Began; Potlucks; Mother Couldn't Teach Me to Cook; Aprons; Recipe Goofs; Judging at the Iowa State Fair; My Signature Recipe; Farm Life; The Good Old Days; Porches; Back Doors; Cottonwood Farm's Ghost; Canning; Moving Day; Children; Dulcie Jean's Kindergarten; Children in Church; Craig's First Smile; Supper Talk; Jeff Runs Away from Home
  • A Houseful of MenClean Socks at Summer Camp; Winters Past; Be Prepared; Cub Scout Catastrophes; Cub Scout Den Mother; Bob Becomes a Scout; Freeze Outs; Visiting Scouts; Pity Mrs. Noah; Spiders, Skunks, and Salamanders; A Company Keeper Called Silver; The Snake Trap; Sammy the Salamander; Friends in Our Yard; The World of Ants; Our Own Husky; The Bees of Honey Hill; Travel; The House Car; Westward Ho; Yellowstone Bears; The Turtle; Gooseberry Falls State Park; Presque Isle, Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park; The Black Inner Tube; The Loess Hills Beckoned; Holidays; The Easter Egg Tree
  • Craig's HalloweenThanksgiving; Shopping on the Day before Christmas; The Sugar Cube House; Dulcie Jean's Four Pennies; Robert's Four-Year-Old Class; The Family at Christmastime, 1969; New Year's, 2000; Leaning on Everlasting Arms; Dulcie Jean's Death; Dulcie Jean's Final Column; The Story of Two Mothers; The Return to Farragut of One of Its Boys; Grandma Mae Corrie; Grandpa "Shorty" Birkby; Grandma Lucretia "Dulcy" Birkby; My Sister Ruth; A Country Church in Winter; In Sickness andin Health; The Wedding of Robert and Evelyn; The Night the Bed Fellon Our Honeymoon
  • Marriage: The First Ten YearsThirty-Five Years Remembered; Sixty-Four Years and Counting; Spreading My Wings; Leanna and Me; Michael and Jane Stern; My Friendship with Fannie Flagg; Iowa Public Television Comes Calling; Shenandoah's Walk of Fame; A Gaggle of Radio Homemakers; Simpson College, My Alma Mater; Aging Is an Opportunity; It Is What It Is; Too Old to Be Elderly; Facebook -- The Modern Hollow Tree; My Ninth Decade
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609381325
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt20n7jmn
System control number
  • (OCoLC)809279787
  • (OCoLC)ocn809279787
Label
Always put in a recipe and other tips for living from Iowa's best known homemaker, by Evelyn Birkby
Publication
Note
Selections from the author's newspaper column Up a country lane
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Times Have Changed; Looking Back; My First Column, November 24, 1949; A Tune from a Music Box; Grandma Dragoo's Attic; Aunt Lena and Uncle Lute; The Old Buffet; My Father's Background; Always Put in a Recipe; How It Began; Potlucks; Mother Couldn't Teach Me to Cook; Aprons; Recipe Goofs; Judging at the Iowa State Fair; My Signature Recipe; Farm Life; The Good Old Days; Porches; Back Doors; Cottonwood Farm's Ghost; Canning; Moving Day; Children; Dulcie Jean's Kindergarten; Children in Church; Craig's First Smile; Supper Talk; Jeff Runs Away from Home
  • A Houseful of MenClean Socks at Summer Camp; Winters Past; Be Prepared; Cub Scout Catastrophes; Cub Scout Den Mother; Bob Becomes a Scout; Freeze Outs; Visiting Scouts; Pity Mrs. Noah; Spiders, Skunks, and Salamanders; A Company Keeper Called Silver; The Snake Trap; Sammy the Salamander; Friends in Our Yard; The World of Ants; Our Own Husky; The Bees of Honey Hill; Travel; The House Car; Westward Ho; Yellowstone Bears; The Turtle; Gooseberry Falls State Park; Presque Isle, Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park; The Black Inner Tube; The Loess Hills Beckoned; Holidays; The Easter Egg Tree
  • Craig's HalloweenThanksgiving; Shopping on the Day before Christmas; The Sugar Cube House; Dulcie Jean's Four Pennies; Robert's Four-Year-Old Class; The Family at Christmastime, 1969; New Year's, 2000; Leaning on Everlasting Arms; Dulcie Jean's Death; Dulcie Jean's Final Column; The Story of Two Mothers; The Return to Farragut of One of Its Boys; Grandma Mae Corrie; Grandpa "Shorty" Birkby; Grandma Lucretia "Dulcy" Birkby; My Sister Ruth; A Country Church in Winter; In Sickness andin Health; The Wedding of Robert and Evelyn; The Night the Bed Fellon Our Honeymoon
  • Marriage: The First Ten YearsThirty-Five Years Remembered; Sixty-Four Years and Counting; Spreading My Wings; Leanna and Me; Michael and Jane Stern; My Friendship with Fannie Flagg; Iowa Public Television Comes Calling; Shenandoah's Walk of Fame; A Gaggle of Radio Homemakers; Simpson College, My Alma Mater; Aging Is an Opportunity; It Is What It Is; Too Old to Be Elderly; Facebook -- The Modern Hollow Tree; My Ninth Decade
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609381325
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt20n7jmn
System control number
  • (OCoLC)809279787
  • (OCoLC)ocn809279787

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