Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Homemaker's Helper. Kelvinator Wartime Idea Exchange For Home Economists.

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The front cover is blue and black. The rest of the title is : Project 9: Unusual recipes for serving more abundant foods. 40 Prize-winning suggestions submitted by Home Economists in the National Contest sponsored by Nash-Kelvinator. The upper right hand side has a black and white photo. The back cover is white with Food fights for freedom and a picture of Kelvinator electric range and refrigerator, text on how food can play a part in winning the war, and the company name, address, and phone number at the bottom. The front end page has a typed signed letter from the Director of the Kelvin Kitchen of Nash-Kelvinator. There are 40 signed recipes from home economists who participated in the contest. The last page and the back end page have an article on the blueprint of the future ¼A pattern for modern living.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: J.L. Hudson

Publisher: Nash-Kelvinator (Detroit, Mich.)

1944 (ca.)

20.3 X 14.0 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: The Homemaker's Helper. Kelvinator Wartime Idea Exchange For Home Economists.. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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