Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Golden Sheaf Patent

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The front of the trade card features a large white sack of Golden Sheaf Patent Flour. On the sack, there is a gathering of wheat with the brand Golden Sheaf Patent written on it in red lettering. There is a phrase written on each side of the sack. The phrase on the left reads "Highest quality satisfaction guaranteed" and the phrase on the right reads "Once tried always used." At the bottom, the company name and address are listed in gold and red lettering. The back of the trade card contains "Directions for making bread." There are directions for mixing the dough in the evening and in the morning. Below, there are general directions and information about the yeast being used.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Achert & Henckel, Lith. (Cinciinnati, Ohio)

Brand Name: Golden Sheaf Patent (Flour)

Publisher: Freeman Milling Co. (West Superior, Wis.)

1920 (ca.)

15.2 x 11.4 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Golden Sheaf Patent. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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