HIST 2: Foodways: A Global History

Selected Bancroft Collections and Subject Terms


Food Networks of the Early Modern World

  • Miscellaneous papers of Spanish Colonial explorers, clergy, other government papers
  • Archivo de Misiones
  • Bransten Coffee and Tea Collection

A Global Trade in Staples

  • French Revolutionary Pamphlets
  • California State Board of Trade Reports
  • American Seedless Raisin Company Records

Food, Science, and Public Health

  • American War Posters from the Second World War
  • University of California, College of Agriculture Records

Food Revolutions

  • Chez Panisse Records
  • Sierra Club Records

Subject Terms and How to Narrow Your Search

  • Agriculture
  • Agricultural Machinery
  • Coffee-- Early works to 1800
  • Cookbooks
  • Restaurants
  • [Geographic Heading]-- Social Life and Customs

Most of these subject terms are VERY broad. Narrow results by limiting to "Archival Materials" or "Bancroft". You can also narrow using dates (see coffee heading) and geographical areas (e.g. Restaurants--California--San Francisco Bay Area)

Last Update: January 09, 2014 12:27