Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Afghanistan [No. 100]


The front of this trade card has a color picture of the Khyber Pass in Afghanistan on the right. On the left is a map of Afghanistan with a deco border. There is a small inset color picture of a man's head. The back of the card has Grind Your Coffee At Home, a promotion for the benefits of grinding one's own coffee. On the right side is a description of the series of trade cards which are included in every package of Arbuckle's Coffee.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Donaldson Brothers (New York, N.Y.)

Brand Name: Arbuckle Coffee

Publisher: Arbuckle Bros. Coffee Co. (New York, N.Y.)

1890 (ca.)

7.4 x 12.6 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Afghanistan [No. 100]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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