Settlement Cook Book Company

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Title: Settlement Cook Book Company

Call Number: Mss-2412

Bulk: 7.3 cu. ft.

Inclusive Dates: 1901-1987

Location: BV, Sh. 244, 250, floor

Administrative Note:

The collection was donated by Sarah Ettenheim in December 1998. The collection was processed on January 5, 2000 by M. A. Dyer.

Contents Box Number
General Ledger (unbound) information from 1945-1953 1
Ledgers Bound Box Number
2/10/1917 to 12/1/1921 1
12/1/1921 to 1/1/1931 1
11/1/1928 to 6/1/1932 1
6/1/1932 to 4/1/1936 1
4/1/1936 to 6/1/1940 1
6/1/1940 to 9/1/1945 1
9/1/1945 to 8/1/1951 1
8/1/1951 to 7/1/1957 1
7/1/1957 to 10/1/1963 1
10/1/1963 to 12/1/1969 1
12/1/1969 to 1/1/1976 1
1/1/1976 to 12/31/1987 1
Book Orders and Ledger Box Number
1 Volume: 8/1/1947 to 9/30/1949 1
Board Minutes Box Number
Volume 1 -2/18/1913 – Articles of Incorporation to 9/16/1925 1
Volume 2 – 1/26/1925 to 5/22/1940 1
Audit Reports/Financial Statements – 1934 to 1986 Box Number
1934 (contains information from 1928 to 1934) 2
1935 to 1986 (each one contains information for two years) 2
Interim report – Jan. 1 – Mar. 5, 1939 (death of treasurer) 2
Book Orders Box Number
Volume 1 – 4/1/1937 to 4/28/1942 2
Volume 2 – 9/23/1946 to 5/26/1952 2
Settlement Cook Book Files Box # File #
History 3 1
Letterhead 3 2
Articles of Incorporation/Amendments/Trustees 3 3
Copyrights – Trademarks 1901 to 1958 – U.S. 3 4
Copyrights – Trademarks 1959 to 1993 – U.S. Canadian Copyrights – Trademarks 3 5
Publishing Information Prior to Simon & Schuster 3 6
Simon & Schuster – 1952 to 1980 3 7
Simon & Schuster – 1981 to 1995 3 8
Settlement Cookbook
- 25th Edition Notes
- 26th Edition Notes
- 27th Edition Notes
3 9
Cook Book Supplements/Sections/Jackets 3 10
Advertising/Articles 3 11
Correspondence
1919 – 1937 (bound)
1938 – 1950 (bound)
3 12
Correspondence
1944 – 1953 (bound)
3 13
Miscellaneous Correspondence
1929 – 1995 and n.d.
3 14
Miscellaneous Photographs 3 15
Settlement Cook Book Donations – Requested/Given 3 16
Jewish Community Center 3 17
Milwaukee Foundation Corporation 3 18
Board Members/ Minutes 3 19
Financial Information – misc 3 20
Tax Exempt Information 3 21
Social Security Information 3 22
Bureau of the Census Information 3 23
Fonteine, McCurdy & Co.
Taxes/Etc. – 1948 to 1968
4 24
Arthur Young & Co.
Taxes/Reports – 1969 to 1979
4 25
Arthur Young & Co.
Taxes/Reports – 1980′s
4 26
Ernst & Young
Taxes/Reports – 1990′s
4 27
Copyright Infringement Cases/Other Litigation 4 28
Settlement Cook Book Co. vs American Crayon Co. – I 4 29
Settlement Cook Book Co. vs American Crayon Co. – II 4 30
Settlement Cook Book Co. vs American Crayon Co. – III 4 31
Correspondence re. American Crayon Co. 4 32
Cookbooks
Note: * – indicates additional copy
Publisher Edition Year Pages
The Way To a Man’s Heart “The Settlement” Cook Book

BOX 5 – Cook Book duplicates – 2nd through 23rd editions

BOX 6 – Cook Book duplicates – 24th through 32nd editions and The Heart of the Settlement… duplicates

Appears to have been Mrs. Kander’s own, many hand written notes, recipes and recipe changes – pgs.1,2 are missing -also contains advertising sections and 8 page index Milwaukee, WI 1 1901 174
*Was a gift to someone from Anna ? – also contains advertising sections and an 11 page index Milwaukee, WI 2 1903 182
*Signed by Mrs. Kander – contains advertising sections and 20 page index Radtke Bros. & Kortsch Co., Milwaukee, WI 3 1907 391
*Signed by Mrs. Kander – price listed as $1.00 –advertising section and 16 page index J.H. Yewdale & Sons Co., Milwaukee, WI 4 1910 452
Signed by Mrs. Kander – price listed as $1.20 – advertising section and 25 page index J.H. Yewdale & Sons Co., Milwaukee, WI 6 1913 470
*Duplicate copies, one signed by Mrs. Kander, containing hand written notes, recipes and recipe changes is missing title page – both contain 31 page index and advertising section -price listed as $1.25 – new copyright 1915, all previous editions have 1901 copyright J.H. Yewdale & Sons Co., Milwaukee, WI 7 1915 488
*Signed by Mrs. Kander – price listed as $1.40 – advertising section and 34 page index J.H. Yewdale & Sons Co., Milwaukee, WI 8 1916? 492
*Signed by Mrs. Kander – price listed as $1.50 – contains Liberty Supplement – 34 page index and advertising section -spine broken J.H. Yewdale & Sons Co., Milwaukee, WI 9 1918? 534
* gift copy to Mrs. Ettenheim from Mrs. Kander, 8/26/1920 – new copyright 1920 – advertising section and 32 page index – “The Settlement” no longer in quotes J.H. Yewdale & Sons Co., Milwaukee, WI 10 1920 563
*Copyright 1921 – advertising section and 31 page index – spine broken, loose pages Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 11 1921 596
*Advertising section and 31 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 12 1923 596
*Copyright 1924 – advertising section and 32 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 13 1924 624
*Copyright 1925 – advertising section and 32 page index many hand written notes Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 14 1925 626
Signed by Mrs. Kander – copyright 1926 – advertising section and 32 page index – some notes Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 15 1926 626
*First one in this collection with dust jacket, price listed on it as $2.50- 1927 copyright – advertising section and 32 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 16 1927 626
*Dust jacket with price listed as $2.50 – 1928 copyright -advertising section and 32 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 17 1928 626
*Dust jacket with price listed as $2.50 – 1930 copyright – advertising section and 32 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 18 1930 626
*Dust jacket with price listed as $2.50 – 1931 copyright – advertising section and 32 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 19 1931 626
*Signed by Mrs. Kander – dust jacket with price listed as $2.50 – 1934 copyright – advertising section and 32page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 20 1934 626
Dust jacket with price listed as $2.50 – 1936 copyright

NO advertising – 46 page index

Lakeside Press, R.R.Donnelley & Sons Co., Chicago, IL 21 1936 623
*Dust jacket with price listed as $2.50 – 1938 copyright – 46 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 22 1938 623
*Signed by Mr. Kander – dust jacket with price listed as $2.50 – copyright 1940 – 46 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 23 1940 623
*Copyright 1941 – no dust jacket – 46 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 24 1941 623
*Copyright 1943 – 46 page index – no dust jacket Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 25 1943 623
*Victory edition – copyright 1944 – dust jacket with price listed as $2.50 – 46 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 26 1945 623
*Copyright 1945 – 46 page index – no dust jacket Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 27 1945 623
*Copyright 1947 – 46 page index – no dust jacket Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 28 1947 623
*Copyright 1948 – damaged dust jacket (in envelope) with price listed as $2.50 – 46 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 29 1949
*Copyright 1951 – dust jacket with price listed as $2.95 – 46 page index Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 30 1951 624
*Titled The New Settlement Cook Book – 1954 copyright – dust jacket with price listed as $4.95 – first edition with index in back. Collection contains copy still tied with ribbon and copies from 3rd, 8th, 9th and 10th printings. Cramer – Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, WI 31 1954 676
Deluxe edition in box which includes “The Settlement Planning Guide” – 1965 copyright – $10.00 price on box Unboxed copies(3) – $6.95 dust jacket price Simon & Schuster, New York, NY 32 1955 535
Title page says 3rd edition/newly revised – 1976 copyright Simon & Schuster, New York, NY 33 1976 567
Additional Cook Books
The Heart of the Settlement Cook Book – a special selection *of home-tested recipes compiled from the Omnibus edition copyright 1958 – paper cover – $1.45 price
The Settlement Cook Book – a reprint of the 1910 fourth edition *ca. 1942 by Mary Perks and the American Crayon Co. which precipitated legal action (see file in Box 4 of collection) – 2 copies with different dust jackets
The Settlement Cook Book – 1903 – a Facsimile Edition – 1984 also precipitated legal action (see file in Box 4 of collection)
Box 7: Settlement Home Cook Book Engraving Plates