Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Description Of The Educational Exhibit Of Cocoa And Chocolate


The front cover features a maroon background with the title "Cocoa and Chocolate Exhibits" written in gold lettering with the company name and address below. The back cover is blank. The inside pages are dedicated to various informational topics about chocolate. The topics listed include definitions, description of exhibit, early use of cocoa and chocolate, a description and analysis of the cocoa seeds, the tree producing cocoa and chocolate, and some notes on the food value of pure cocoa and chocolate. In the back, there are various illustrations of the different kinds of chocolate offered by Walter Baker & Co's. There is also an insert of a hand written notes titled "Barta Press, Boston."

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Barta Press (Boston, Mass.)

Brand Name: Baker's Chocolate

Publisher: Walter Baker and Co. Ltd. (Dorchester, Mass.)


44 p.

13.5 x 20.1 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Description Of The Educational Exhibit Of Cocoa And Chocolate. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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