Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Challenge. Iceberg. Challenge Iceberg Refrigerators


The front features a polar bear a top an iceberg exclaiming "Come on everyone can have one", a seal in an icebox saying " I have found a cool place at last", and seals lounging on the ice. The remainder of the text is: paid up capital $75000.00; Manufactured by the Challenge Corn Planter Co., Grand Haven, Mich.; W.C. Sheldon, President, Levi Scofield, Gen'l. Manager, and George Stickney, Secy. & Treas. The back has text about why every family should have a refrigerator from Challenge Corn Planter Co.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Shober & Carqueville Litho Co. (Chicago, Ill.)

Brand Name: Challenge Corn Planter

Publisher: Challenge Corn Planter Co. (Grand Haven, Mich.)

1890 (ca.)

14.0 x 8.2 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Challenge. Iceberg. Challenge Iceberg Refrigerators. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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