Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Kerr Home Canning And Freezing Guide [1954]


The front panel has a green background. The title is at the top with Kerr in red lettering. There is a wide mouth canning jar with tomatoes in it and a empty small mouth jar with seal and band in front. There are tomatoes and green beans around the base of the jars. The back panel has a green background with an African violet, an open jar of jam, and jam in a white compote. In the space for the local dealer is Compliments of your neighborhood National Food Store and in the lower left corner Bulleting No. 954. The front and back end pages and page 18 have advertisements for Kerr products. Page 3 is the dedication to homemakers who can. The leaflet contains basic information on canning, timetables, freezing, and freezing charts. There are a few recipes.

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.)


18 p.

14 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Kerr Home Canning And Freezing Guide [1954]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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