Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Kerr Home Canning And Freezing Book


The front and back panels have a wrap around picture. The background is bright yellow. In the upper right corner of the front panel the title is in red and green lettering. The front panel has three jars of canned produce with produce displayed in the background. A basket fruit and a jar of canned green beans straddle the spine. The back panel has two jars of canned produce and fruit, green beans, and garlic around them. The front end page had a shelf with jars of canned produce and a basket of produce and can jars below the shelf. There are black and white photos and line drawings on the canning process. There are color photos showing jars of canned produce and the dishes prepared from them. Pages 63-64 have an article on Canning for the diabetic. Pages 70-74 have Answers to your questions on canning & freezing. The back end page has a color advertisement for Kerr products. There is an insert for Kerr old fashioned mugs.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: McCormick-Armstrong Co., Inc. (Wichita, Kan.)

Brand Name: Kerr Jars

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


80 p.

23.8 x 16.8 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


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

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