Vintage Green Plastic Recipe Container Packed Full of Handwritten Newspaper Clippings & Typed

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Uncover a culinary treasure with this charming Vintage Green Plastic Recipe Container, a delightful find from an old house. Measuring 6x5x3 inches, this container is brimming with a collection of culinary secrets and traditions. It holds an assortment of handwritten, typed (including some from Dick's mother, Mary Ann), and newspaper-clipped recipes.

This unique compilation is like a time capsule of home cooking, offering a mix of beloved family recipes and culinary clippings that reflect generations of kitchen wisdom. It’s an excellent addition to any vintage recipe collection or home kitchen, perfect for those who cherish the art of cooking and the stories that come with each recipe.


  • Type: Vintage Recipe Container
  • Material: Plastic
  • Contents: Handwritten, Typed, Newspaper Clippings
  • Dimensions: 6x5x3 inches
  • Condition: Good for its age

Four Key Features:

  1. Diverse Recipe Collection: A wide range of recipes, each with its own history and charm.
  2. Vintage Charm: Adds a touch of nostalgia to your kitchen or collection.
  3. Unique Discovery: Perfect for culinary enthusiasts who love exploring new and old recipes.
  4. Culinary History: Offers a glimpse into past cooking styles and family traditions.

Beyond The Final Recipe:

This vintage recipe container is more than just a storage box; it's a journey through the tastes and traditions of kitchens past. It invites you to explore, discover, and maybe even recreate these timeless recipes, adding your own story to their history.


This vintage item has been previously loved and shows signs of age, typical of a piece with its history. Please use the pictures as a guide. If you have any questions or need more photos, feel free to ask.

Our Process

We source from local estate sales in the Great Lakes Bay Region, only purchasing the highest quality books.

After photos are shot, the book is immediately placed in a clear self-sealed bag, stored in a climate-controlled room for protection until you purchase.

When shipping, your book is double-bagged using kraft bubble mailer's for protection.

Reading Vintage offers Free Media Mail shipping on our books, valid only in the United States.

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