The front of the trade card features a drawn color illustration of a beautiful child in an off-pink hat and a ruffled blouse. The back of the trade card begins at the top with "Prof. Horsford's Self-Raising Bred Preparation" and continues with more details about the product such as recommendations and special directions written in black lettering. The bottom line reads "Send To Rumford Chemical Works, Providence, R.I., For The Horsford Almanac and Cook Book."
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Printer: Major and Knapp Lith. Co. (New York, N.Y.)
Brand Name: Horsford's Acid Phosphate
Publisher: Rumford Chemical Works (Providence, R.I.)
19.1 x 13.7 cm
Key term: Baking Powder
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: [Prof. Horsford's]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=7657