Unformatted text preview: can opener.
In In 1866, key-open sardine cans patented. Easy to use can opener pat. in 1870--The kind with the wheel that
rolls and cuts around the rim of a can.
rolls The Star Can Company of San Francisco in 1925 added a serrated
edge to the wheel. Cans and the Frontier
enough flour to
make a thick batter,
cook on griddle. Gold Rush brought many
Chinese to California…their
techniques of food pickling
and preservation meant
that they could maintain
traditional foodways in the
New World despite the lon...
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- Spring '14
- Archaeology, American Chinese cuisine, new world food, key-open sardine cans, Food Medicines