Culinary Manuscript Project – Historic Recipe Road Show

The Culinary Historians of Northern Illinois (CHNI) are looking for handwritten recipes at least 50 years old. CHNI will record your historic recipe and related family culinary memories.

Bring your recipes and completed form (found at to the Historic Recipe Road Show. During your 30 minute appointment, a CHNI historic recipe expert will meet with you and tell you about your recipes. CHNI will digitally preserve your contribution for their growing archives as a way to study Illinois cultural, political and social history.

Registration is required at Sign Up Genius


Apr 29 2023


12:00 pm - 3:00 pm


DeKalb County History Center