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Coca-Cola Company antique cookbook collection manuscript cookbooks

Identifier: ahc.MSS690f

Scope and Content

This collection contains four booklets containing handwritten recipes. One booklet identifies the owner as Sarah H. Woods from "Medway." One bound manuscript, entitled "Recipe Book," consists of mostly handwritten recipes. The front cover and inside back cover indicate the owner of this recipe book was Elizabeth A. White of Winchester, Virginia, and Baltimore, Maryland. The published cookbooks are cataloged separately in the location "Shillinglaw".


  • approximately 1820s-1880, undated


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.

Administrative/Biographical History

Clifford A. Shillinglaw (1914-1979) was a Coca-Cola Company executive in Atlanta, Georgia. In the 1970s, he began collecting cookbooks about Southern United States cuisine. Additional biographical information about Clifford A. Shillinglaw has not been determined.


1 folder(s)



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Coca Cola Company, 1979

Related Archival Materials

Coca Cola Company antique cookbook collection records, MSS 539

Description Control

Collection processed in 2011.
Clifford A. Shillinglaw cookbooks
Paul Crater.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305