The Ford House

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House tells the story of the home life of a prominent American family.

« Return to Newsroom

Camp Cookery: Throwback Cookie Recipe
Posted: June 25, 2020

In summer 1915, Edsel and his friends took a road trip across the country to San Francisco and camped along the way. Hear some stories about Edsel's trip in this video, and also --

Get a taste of history with our Collections Technician Felicia, who will use the 1918 cookbook "Camp Cookery" to show you how to make some good, old-fashioned rolled oat cookies!

View the how-to video

Download the recipe

Happy summer!

« Return to Newsroom