Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Book Of Famous Recipes. Campbell's The "Rapid" Fireless Cooker


The front cover is white with black lettering. There is a grid of approximately 30 lines behind the title and the company name. There are 6 vertical lines to the left and to the right. The back cover is plain. The front end page gives notice not to use when making ice cream unless the proper utensils are used. The metal composition radiators are crated on the under-part or bottom of the Fireless Cooker. The first sixteen pages have general advice, general directions for boiling and for roasting, heating the radiators, care of the radiators, principle of Fireless Cookers, time of cooking, care of aluminum, and how to use the various pot that make up the Fireless Cooker. The rest of the pages are recipes. Pages 38-44 have recipes specific to preserving food. There are black and white photos of the Fireless Cooker and its various components.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Campbell Stoves

Publisher: William Campbell Co. (Detroit, Mich.)

1909 (ca.)

44 p.

15.9 x 12.1 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Book Of Famous Recipes. Campbell's The "Rapid" Fireless Cooker. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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