Third Series, Useful Birds Of America
One of the Third Series, Useful Birds of America cards was packed in each package of Arm and Hammer Soda and Saleratus. The company would send a complete set of 30 for six two-cent stamps. The following are in the Sliker Collection: No. 1 Dickcissel; No. 3 Painted Bunting; No. 10 House Wren; No. 20 Veery; No. 21 Ovenbird; and No. 23 Green-Tailed Towhee.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.)
7.6 x 4.8 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Third Series, Useful Birds Of America. 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=552