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The Resource The President's kitchen cabinet : the story of the African Americans who have fed our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas, Adrian Miller

The President's kitchen cabinet : the story of the African Americans who have fed our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas, Adrian Miller

Label
The President's kitchen cabinet : the story of the African Americans who have fed our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas
Title
The President's kitchen cabinet
Title remainder
the story of the African Americans who have fed our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Miller
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Award winning author Adrian Miller vividly tells the stories of the African Americans who worked in the presidential food service as chefs, personal cooks, butlers, stewards, and servers for every First Family since George and Martha Washington. Miller brings together the names and words of more than 150 black men and women who played remarkable roles in unforgettable events in the nation's history
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NcU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Adrian
Dewey number
  • 641.5092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TX649.A1
LC item number
M55 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • Cooks
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • African American cooks
  • Cooks
Label
The President's kitchen cabinet : the story of the African Americans who have fed our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas, Adrian Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"[I]ncludes twenty recipes"--Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The key ingredients of presidential foodways -- Feeling at home : the White House steward and the evolution of presidential provisioning -- Bittersweet : African American presidential cooks in Antebellum America -- Semisweet : personal and professional presidential cooks after Emancipation -- Eating on the run : presidential foodways in motion -- Seeing through a glass darkly : African Americans and presidential drinkways -- Above measure : the future of African American presidential chefs
Control code
ocn959965319
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 261 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781469632537
Lccn
2016042812
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
The President's kitchen cabinet : the story of the African Americans who have fed our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas, Adrian Miller
Publication
Note
"[I]ncludes twenty recipes"--Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The key ingredients of presidential foodways -- Feeling at home : the White House steward and the evolution of presidential provisioning -- Bittersweet : African American presidential cooks in Antebellum America -- Semisweet : personal and professional presidential cooks after Emancipation -- Eating on the run : presidential foodways in motion -- Seeing through a glass darkly : African Americans and presidential drinkways -- Above measure : the future of African American presidential chefs
Control code
ocn959965319
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 261 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781469632537
Lccn
2016042812
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

Library Locations

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      42.032284 -91.59893
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