What's Cooking? Julia Child's Kitchen at the Smithsonian
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Exploring Julia Child's Kitchen
Talking with Julia
Packing the Kitchen
Curating the Collection
Creating an Exhibit
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In September 2001 Smithsonian staff worked with video production company A La Carte Communications to film an interview with Julia Child about her kitchen, its place in her family and professional history, and her various tools, utensils, and equipment.

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September 10-11, 2001

lamb bone holder

"We brought out all the gadgets -- the ones we had not a clue as to what they were -- and laid them in front of Julia and asked her to identify them and explain how they were used. I think she got all but one!" --NE

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