Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Tested Cooking Recipes Coffees Teas Spices


The front cover features the text Tested Cooking Recipes, Coffees Teas Spices, Compliments Of Dwinell-Wright Co., Boston, Chicago. Also included is a combination color photograph and drawing of a maid wearing a black and white striped blouse with a white collar and a black bow holding a container of White House Coffee. The back cover features the same image, with text that reads White House Coffee, White House Tea, Royal Spices, None Better At Any Price. The title page references Cook Book, Tested Recipes, Good Things To Eat And Drink Made From Coffee, Teas Or Flavored With Spices, Etc. Recipes included are attributed to Mrs. Bertha Palmer Haffner, and many are accompanied by illustrations of specific product containers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Dwinell & Wright Co. (Boston ; Chicago)

Brand Name: White House Coffee

Publisher: Dwinell-Wright Co. (Boston, Mass. ; Chicago, Ill.)

1910 (ca.)

20 p.

13.7 x 8.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Tested Cooking Recipes Coffees Teas Spices. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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