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Author McKenzie, William A
Title Dining Car to the Pacific : The “Famously Good” Food of the Northern Pacific Railway
Imprint Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2004
©2004
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (177 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Fesler-Lampert Minnesota Heritage
Fesler-Lampert Minnesota Heritage
Note Intro -- Contents -- Personal Observations -- Acknowledgments -- 1. A Trip in a Dining Car -- 2. Eating on the Road -- 3. Building the Northern Pacific -- 4. Henry Villard and the Dining Cars -- 5. Across the Continent -- 6. Hazen Titus and the Great Big Baked Potato -- 7. Waiters and Unions -- 8. Dining Car Line to the Pacific -- 9. The End of the Dining Car Service -- Notes -- 10. Recipes -- Beverages -- Breakfast Dishes -- Soups -- Salads and Salad Dressings -- Fish and Seafoods -- Meats -- Poultry and Stuffings -- Sauces -- Potatoes -- Vegetables -- Breads -- Fruit Cakes -- Pies -- Desserts -- Miscellaneous -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Recipe Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- Y
William A. McKenzie offers a lavishly illustrated and richly detailed account of hospitality on the Northern Pacific Railway. McKenzie includes authentic recipes used on the line, such as the Great Big Baked Potato and Washington Apple Pan Cake. Dining Car to the Pacific will be a treasured addition to the libraries of historians, cooks, and anyone with nostalgia for the dining car experience
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: McKenzie, William A. Dining Car to the Pacific : The “Famously Good” Food of the Northern Pacific Railway Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press,c2004 9780816645626
Subject Northern Pacific Railway Company.;Railroads -- United States -- Dining-car service
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