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A Guide to the Jean Andrews Papers, 1995
Jean Andrews received her PhD from University of North Texas in 1976. The Austin resident is a celebrated illustrator, author, cook and collector of folk art, textiles and ethnic clothing. Though she has also written books about wildflowers and sea shells, she is perhaps best known for her pepper books, including Peppers: The Domesticated Capsicums and The Pepper Trail: History and Recipes From Around the World. Her books include not only detailed botanical drawings of peppers in all stages of life, but self-tested recipes and a history of peppers as well.
Papers include original publication plates from the University of Texas Press, for Jean Andrews’ book Peppers: The Domesticated Capsicums, 1995.
Jean Andrews Papers, 1995, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.