Our family table : recipes & food memories from African-American life models / [compiled] by Thelma Williams ; foreword by Camille O. Cosby, Ed.D. ; Maria Elena Cellino, Editor ; Al Jackson, Artist and Illustrator.

[Memphis, Tennesee] : Tradery House, [1993].
94, [2] pages : color portraits. ; 26 cm
Cooking, American.
African Americans -- Social life and customs.
Celebrities -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Place of Publication:
United States Tennessee Memphis.
Champion spoonbred / Arthur Ashe
Mango crab cakes / Roslyn Bell
Parisian couscous delight / Ed Bradley
Chairman of the board pasta / John Bryant
Whole wheat treasures / Nathaniel Bustion, Jr.
Red River chili / Benjamin Carson, Sr.
Friendship banana bread / Sr. Mary Alice Chineworth
Island rice and peas / Kenneth b. Clark
Mrs. Clark's teacakes / Norwood J. Clark, Jr.
Heavenly buttermilk biscuits / Johnnetta B. Cole
Bread pudding surprise / Camille Olivia Cosby
Hurry! A shrimp curry / Dorothy Cropper
Zesty egg white omelet with herbs / David Dinkins
Grandmother's Ambrosia / Charlayne Hunter- Gault
Premiere Sweet Potato Pie / Judith Jamison
Cracked wheat launcher sandwich / Mae C. Jemison
Medley of greens / Quincy Jones
Honey peach cobbler / Barbara Jordan
Scholarly broccoli quiche / Jawanza Kunjufu
High power salad / Iris Marie Mack
Enchanted friend corn / Leatrice McKissack
Tangy chicken breast / Evelyn K. Moore
Savory boiled ribs and cabbage / Alvin K. Poussaint
A stupendous stew for you / Julius S. Scott, Jr.
Picture perfect meat loaf / Calvin J. Stewart, Jr.
The vegetarian pizza / Debi Thomas
The glorious bird / Robert Townsend
Midsummer Night's pickled beets / Rita Dolores Walters.
"The quilt, reproduced on the cover, was made by Willia Ette Graham, a third generation quilter."
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Blank Collection copy has bookplate of Chef Fritz Blank.
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Blank, Fritz (bookplate) (donor)
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
Williams, Thelma, 1932- compiler.
Chef Fritz Blank Culinary Archive and Library (University of Pennsylvania)
Culinary Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
1879958147 :
1879958163 (lib. bdg.) :
9781879958166 (lib. bdg.)
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