Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Ransom's Family Receipt Book [1897]

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The center of the front cover has a small beehive. Victorian decorations are in each corner. The title and illustrations are framed by two thin black lines. Orange-brown stock. Below the beehive is the index of receipts. The back is a promo for Dr. Ransom, Son, and Co.'s Standard Family Medicines. Hive Syrup and Tolu, Magnetic Balm, Dermador, King of the Blood, and Magnetic Ointment. "Sold by Vedder and Pratt, Malden Bridge, N. Y. Dry Goods, Groceries, Hardware, Crockery, Glassware, Family Medicines." Index for 1894 to 1896 receipts is on the back end page.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Baker, Jones, and Co., Printers (Buffalo, N.Y.)

Brand Name: Dr. Ransom's Medicines

Publisher: D. Ransom, Son and Co. (Buffalo, N.Y.)

1897

32 p.

17.1 x 10.2 cm

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Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.

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Citation: Ransom's Family Receipt Book [1897]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=1211

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