Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Adventures Of A Kernal Of Wheat

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The front cover of the pamphlet features a black and white drawing of newspaper stock of a mill, with a stone foundation and a timber-sided top story. Text reads Adventures Of A Kernel Of Wheat, A Story Of Wheat From Field To Table. Beneath the drawing is additional text, Compliments Of Hecker-Jones-Jewell Milling Co., Operating Great Modern Mills In New York City and Buffalo, N.Y. The back cover features a drawing of the continental U.S., with a notation reading Important Wheat Growing States And Average Production For Several Years. The map shows the principal wheat growing areas of the U.S. and the variety grown in each area. Text beneath the map, its text and border reads (Form) H 243-2. Inside pages feature text covering the growing, cultivation, transportation, milling and testing of wheat and wheat products.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Hecker's

Publisher: Hecker-Jones-Jewell Milling Co. (New York City, N.Y. ; Buffalo, N.Y.)

1900 (ca.)

15 p.

22.9 x 14.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Adventures Of A Kernal Of Wheat. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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