Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Lipton's Celebrated Tea And Coffee Estates


The front of the trade card begins at the top with the title "Lipton's Celebrated Tea and Coffee Estates" in blue lettering. Following the title, there are several locations listed that the Lipton Tea and Coffee Estates cover. Some include warehouses, shipping and export stores, tea and coffee sales rooms, manufacturers, and chief offices. All lettering is in blue against a beige background. The back of the trade card starts off at the top with the phrase "The Canadian Mite, "Jumbo," The Biggest Cheese Ever Made, Weighing 22,000 lbs." Underneath, there are various facts about Lipton and purchasing agreements. At the very bottom it states "See Lipton's exhibits in the British section and Ceylon Court."

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Lipton's Tea

Publisher: Thomas J. Lipton, Inc. (San Francisco, Calif. ; Hoboken N.J.)

1932 (ca.)

9.8 x 7.3 cm

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Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Lipton's Celebrated Tea And Coffee Estates. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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