Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Bird Card


One Bird Card was packed in each package of Arm and Hammer Soda and Saleratus. The company would send a complete set of 60 for a dime or five two-cent postage stamps. The following are in the Sliker Collection: No. 7 Hermit Thrush; No. 10 Savannah Bunting; No. 11 Red-Bellied Woodpecker; No. 19 Chestnut-Crowned Titmouse; No. 21 Mango Humming-Bird; No. 28 Black-Headed Gold Finch; No. 32 American Flamingo; No. 35 Blue Jay; No. 41 Baltimore Oriole or Hang-Nest; No. 42 Great Blue Heron; and No. 48 Great Red-Breasted Rail Fresh Water Marsh Hen.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Arm and Hammer Baking Soda

Publisher: Arm and Hammer Brand Soda and Saleratus (New York, N.Y.)

1925 (ca.)

7.5 x 4.7 cm

Collecting Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


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

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