Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Tappan Eclipse Cook Book

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The front cover features text in red and black bordered by a blue frame It reads Tappan Eclipse Cook Book, Ambler-Rankin Company, Manufacturers Representatives, Heating And Cooking Appliances, Philadelphia, Pa. The original address (Room 410 Stockton Building, 18-24 South Seventh Street) is scratched out, with a new address (1707 Arch Street) handwritten in its place. Below the text is a white silhouette table setting on a grey background, with a bowl of color-dotted flowers and steam rising from a covered dish. The back cover has an orange and black Tappan logo. The title page includes text, The Tappan Eclipse Cook Book, Recipes Reprinted From "Good Housekeeping" By Permission, Selected And Tested By Good Housekeeping Institute, The Tappan Stove Co., Formerly The Eclipse Stove Co., Mansfield, Ohio, U.S.A. The inside content includes recipes for breads and biscuits, soups, cakes and cookies, luncheon and supper dishes, fish, meats, vegetables, salads and dressings, and desserts. Pages 37-45 have black and white line drawings of Tappan Stoves, Cooking Chart for Wilco Thermoven Regulator, and Whole Meal Cooking (how to cook an entire meal at once.)

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Theodore D. Rich (New York, N.Y.)

Brand Name: Tappen Stoves

Publisher: Tappan Stove Co. (Mansfield, Ohio)

1953 (ca.)

48 p.

18.4 x 12.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Tappan Eclipse Cook Book. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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