Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

It's All In The Jar


The pamphlet is a die-cut, color recipe booklet with a wraparound front and back cover in the shape of a canning jar. Text on the jar on the front cover reads It's All In The Jar, while text on the back cover is Atlas E-Z Seal. The inside title page features a black and white photograph of a woman in a checked apron spooning a food item from a canning jar. Text reads Preserving Recipes Worth Preserving. Inside pages include promotional text, unidentified product testimonials, recommendations for handling jars (for fruits and vegetables), plus recipes by Marion Harland and Recipes of Famous Virginia Cooks.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Harland, Marion

Brand Name: Atlas Jars

Publisher: Hazel-Atlas Glass Co. (Wheeling, W. Va.)

1890 (ca.)

20 p.

15.9 x 7.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Harland, Marion. It's All In The Jar. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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