Food History ResourcesAfrican American Dietary Patterns at the Beginning of the 20th Century
Journal of Nutrition.
Documents the differences in eating patterns of African Americans in rural and metropolitan areas.
Historical Information on Food.
Places foods and recipes on a timeline.
Food History Lessons
The Food Timeline.
A Teacher's Resource on food history.
History of Food in Space
National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Provides information about food usage in the Space Program.
History of Frozen Foods
American Frozen Food Institute.
Provides a timeline of historical information from the 1930's to today.
Nutrition Education in U.S. Medical Schools - Historical Perspective
NAP. Food and Nutrition Board.
Provides information on the historical role of nutrition and disease prevention. 1985.
Vanderbilt Medical Center.
Includes monographs on history of nutrition from 15th to the 20th century.
Special Collections: Peacock-Harper Culinary Collection
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Virginia Tech Library.
Collection of cookbooks and related culinary reference items.
Overview and History of FDA
Provides a gateway to information on the history of FDA.