New Series Beautiful Flowers
One of the New Series Beautiful Flowers cards was packed in each package of Arm and Hammer Brand of Soda and Saleratus. The company would send the complete set of 60 for six two-cent stamps. The following are in the Sliker Collection: No. 2 Wisteria; No. 5 Orchid, Zygopetalum Maxillare; No. 9 Japanese Lilly; No. 10 Jacqueminot Roses; No. 12 Bleeding Hearts; No. 15 Begonia; No. 16 Pear and Pear Blossoms; No. 21 Morning Glories; No. 22 Pansies; No. 23 Iris; No. 24 Lilacs; No. 26 Orchid, Shell Flower; No. 27 Passion Flower; No. 31 Sweet Peas; No. 32 Phlox; No. 46 Orchid, Freesia Refracta Alba; No. 44 Orchid Laelia Labiata Graskaliana; No. 45 Pond Lilies; No. 50 Poppy; No. 51 Pins; No. 53 Abutilon; and No. 59 Dahlias.View this piece: jpg pdf
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Arm and Hammer Baking Soda
Publisher: Arm and Hammer Brand Soda and Saleratus (New York, N.Y.)
7.5 x 4.7 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: New Series Beautiful Flowers. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=543