Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Kerr Home Canning Guide


The front panel has 9 tomatoes around an empty jar with the seal and lid below the jar. The background is green. Kerr is in red lettering. The back panel has a jar of canned peaches surround by peaches on a green background. There is a yellow rectangle for a local dealer's information. Bulletin 952 is in the bottom left corner. The front end page has a woman holding a jar with a conversation balloon that says It's the seal counts. The back end page has an advertisement for Kerr products. Page 3 has black and white line drawings of a baby saying My mommy always cans with Kerr 'cause that means a lot less work for her! Page 14 has an advertisement for the 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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