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Recipe Box

By: Lori Williamson | Collections Up Close | November 22, 2021

Time to get out those recipe boxes, cooks!
This plastic recipe box with laminated paper recipe cards was used at New Riverside Cafe in Minneapolis around 1980-1997.
Hope yours are as well loved!