Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Kerr Home Canning Book

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The front panel is yellow with a blue band with a line drawing of produce down the right side. There is an angled black banner with three jars of produce with fruit and leaves on either side. The title above the banner is Kerr (in red text) and home canning book in black text. Below the banner is PRICE 10¢ in black block letters. The back panel is yellow with the blue border and line drawing of produce on the right side. There is a black angled banner with 5 large jars of produce and 2 smaller jars in front. The title above the banner is Kerr jars caps & lids in red text and For all methods of home canning in black. Below the black banner is Make canning sure in block black letters. Page 38 has information on Scientific baby diet; page 39 has How to preserve meats; page 40 has How to remove stains; pages 41-47 have Answers to canning questions; pages 48-49, 52-53 have advertisements for Kerr products; and page 56 has information on getting other booklets. There are line drawings of the Sand Springs, OK factory on page 54 and the Huntington, WV factory on page 55.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Kerr Jars

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


56 p.

24.1 x 17.1 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Kerr Home Canning Book. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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