Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Take A Can Of Salmon


The front cover of the pamphlet features a shaded gold background with white title text reading Take A Can Of Salmon, then near the bottom in black, Deming's Canned Seafoods, Quality Always. In between is a color photograph of plates of butterballs, cheese, floral arrangement, plus a platter of three cans of salmon with various salad components. The red back cover features color photographs of three salmon dishes: salmon tetrazzini; salmon tart; salmon pasta. Recipes featured on the inside pages are often accompanied by color photographs and color illustrations, with many connected to specific cities of the U.S. At the bottom of the inside back cover is text indicating that the publication is Circular No. 60, U.S. Department Of Interior - Fish And Wildlife Service, Bureau Of Commercial Fisheries, and noting the publication is made possible thanks to a contribution from the Canned Salmon Institute, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A. Photography is attributed to Seranne & Gaden, New York City. It is for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. Price 25

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: U.S. Government Printing Office (Washington, D.C.)

Brand Name: Deming's Quality Canned Salmon

Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office (Washington, D.C.)

1950 (ca.)

16 p.

21.6 x 14.0 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Take A Can Of Salmon. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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