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.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: Bird Card. 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=545