Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Kerr Treasure Chest Of Home Canning. A Valuable Guide To Easy Food Preservation At Home. Bulletin 1036

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The front panel is in color with a black background, a thick blue line at the top, a treasure chest spilling out fruit onto a blue square with a Kerr mason jar to the left. The title lettering is black with a white border and over the fruit with the subtitle underneath the blue square. The back panel is black and says It's canning time in blue letters. There is a treasure chest spilling lids into a blue square with jars on the bottom left in an arc to the right on to the black background. In the blue square it says A treasure chest of protection Kerr jars caps and lids. The A is red and the rest of the words are black. They are all surrounded by a white border. Below those words are Seal in the peak of flavor in an arc around a mountain. In the bottom left corner it says Bulletin No. 1036. Pages 8, 9, 12-14 have advertisements for jars at the bottom of the page. Pages 10 - 11 discuss the perfect seal and positive proof of a seal. The back end page lists other booklets available.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Kerr Jars

Publisher: Kerr Glass Manufacturing Co. (Los Angeles, Calif., Sand Spring, Okla., Hungtington, W.Va.)


15 p.

17.8 x 10.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Kerr Treasure Chest Of Home Canning. A Valuable Guide To Easy Food Preservation At Home. Bulletin 1036. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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