Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Vacuum Bottles And Accessories


The front panel is white with brown letters and picture of a man and woman in front of a lunch case with a vacuum bottle next to it. There is a place for the dealer's name below the picture. The back has illustrations and descriptions of Columbia workmen's lunch kit and Universal carrying cases for one or two bottles. Opening the first fold the is a line drawing of a picnic in the countryside with three people. Below it is Universal, the vacuum bottle with nested cups, a description, and a picture of the motor lunch set for two and the club lunch set. Opening the last fold there are pictures and brief descriptions of the various vacuum bottles. There are four line drawings showing various settings for using one.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Universal Housewares and Hardware

Publisher: Landers, Frary & Clark (New Britain, Conn.)

1920 (ca.)

12 p.

15.2 x 7.6 cm


Language: English

Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Vacuum Bottles And Accessories. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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