Prof. Horsford's Self-Raising Bread Preparation
The front panel features a beige, red, blue, and dark blue frame around the title "Prof. Horsford's Self-Raising Bread Preparation." Below, the phrase "For yeast, cream of tartar & soda or saleratus" is written in brown lettering. The back panel contains a drawn colored illustration of three children and a large container of Horsford's Self-Raising Preparation. At the bottom it states "Manufactured by the Rumford Chemical Works" in brown lettering. The inside panels begin with the heading "Horsford's Bread Preparation" and continues with paragraphs describing the Cream of Tartar product and it's uses. There is also a list of "Eminent Authorities" stated including Baron Liebig and Dr. James C. Blaney. All the lettering on the inside panels is written in blue lettering.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Horsford's Acid Phosphate
Publisher: Rumford Chemical Works (Providence, R.I.)
12.7 x 8.3 cm
Key term: Breads
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Prof. Horsford's Self-Raising Bread Preparation. 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=7663