Oswego Starch Factory
The front cover has an illustration of a factory encircled with corn stalks tied by a red ribbon at the bottom. An ear of corn is to each side. The factory and corn are framed in blue. The title is red and black. The back reads, "Oswego Corn Starch for the Table. 1876 Centennial Offering. Oswego Silver Gloss Starch for the Laundry." In the center is a large eagle with outstretched wings sitting atop starch boxes within a red and white circle.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Printer: R.J. Oliphant, Book and Job Printer
Brand Name: Kingsford's Corn Starch
Publisher: T. Kingsford and Son (Oswego, N.Y.)
14 x 8.9 cm
- Corn Starch
- Factory Illustrations
- Manuscript Notes
- Typed Letters Signed
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Oswego Starch Factory. 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=1616