Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Epochs Of United States History


The front cover features a drawing of an Indian Chief wearing a medal. In the top right hand corner, the title "Epochs of United Sates History" is written in black lettering. In the bottom left hand corner, the company name and address are stated. The back cover begins at the top with the company name written in red lettering followed by three different packages of Chase and Sanborn Sea Brand Coffee, and High Grade Coffee. The inside pages are dedicated to different events throughout history including Settlement of New York, Settlement of Massachusetts, Settlement of Pennsylvania, Boston Tea Party, The Pioneers, Louisiana Purchase, The North West, Forty Niners, and Emancipation Proclamation. Each event has an illustration followed by a paragraph to describe the event. The back end page is titled "Golden Anniversary" and contains a paragraph about the Chase & Sanborn company. No page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Chase & Sanborn

Publisher: Chase & Sanborn, Tea and Coffee Importers (Boston, Mass. ; Montreal, Quebec ; Chicago, Ill.)


12.1 x 8.9 cm


Language: English

Key term: History

Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Epochs Of United States History. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

illustration of king running with tray of tarts


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