Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Safeguarding Your Daily Milk


This leaflet is beige with green and red print. The front panel has the title in red overlaid on a green and white photograph of the "World-Famous Carnation Milk Farm." At the bottom on a red background is "Carnation fresh Milk." The back panel has a photograph of a little girl on a swing inside a circle red background on a light green square. Below in green print is "Seattle Is A Favored City - Its children kept sturdy and happy with fresh air, fine climate and plenty of pure, fresh milk." At the bottom on a red background is "Carnation fresh Milk." Inside the first fold is a photograph of the Carnation Company factory in Seattle above a description in red and green print. The next fold has photographs of the Carnation Farm, views of the factory and farm with descriptions and captions in green and red. The first inside panel has photographs of a cow, the statue of Segis Pietertje Prospect and two Carnation trucks with a paragraph about Segis and another record-breaking cow. The next panel has a photograph of bottles of Carnation Milk, a carton of Carnation Ice Cream and a package of Carnation Butter. To the right is a list of Carnation products above a promo for Carnation Ice Cream and an invitation to visit the Carnation plant and farm in Seattle. The next panel has photographs of a Carnation Milk truck and a grocery display of Carnation products with captions. The last panel has photographs of inside the Carnation factory with captions.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Carnation Milk

Publisher: Carnation Co. (Los Angeles, Calif.)

1955 (ca.)

16.8 x 8.0 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Safeguarding Your Daily Milk. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

illustration of king running with tray of tarts


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