Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Russwin Cookbook [1911]


The front cover features an ornate frame around the title "The Russwin Cookbook" that is written in brown lettering. At the bottom, the company name and address are listed. The back cover states "For Sale By Snyder & Robbins, Asbury Park, N.J." in black lettering against a beige background. The inside pages begin with four pages containing black and white illustrations of a woman wearing an apron and holding a Food Cutter with different components in each illustration. The rest of the inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that fall under the following categories: Soups, fish, meats, vegetables, and desserts. All recipes entail a list of the ingredients needed followed with detailed directions on how to prepare the dish. Page thirty one contains the index for this pamphlet.

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Donor: Rambo, Martha Fern

Brand Name: Russwin Food Cutter

Publisher: Russell & Erwin Mfg. Co. (New Britain, Conn.)


32 p.

16.5 x 12.1 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: The Russwin Cookbook [1911]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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