Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Kerr Home Canning Guide

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The front panel has a basket of peaches with some loose peaches around it. There is a jar of canned peaches. The title is in a white are below that. The word Kerr is in red lettering. There is a green border at the bottom with the words Bulletin No. 948 in black ink. The back panel has a basket with pea pods around it, a jar of canned peas and an empty jar with a lid and seal in front of it to the right. There is a place for the distributor to put their name and address. The front and back end pages have color advertisements for Kerr products. There is a line drawing of a woman canning on page 3. Page 14 has an advertisement for the 1948 New Kerr home canning book.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Western Lithograph Co. (Wichita, Kan.)

Brand Name: Kerr Jars

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


14 p.

14 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


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

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