Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Aluminized Ovens. The Greatest Invention Of The Age

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The front panel features a drawn colored illustration of a chef carrying a large chicken in a pan. To the right of him, there is a Garland Stove and Range with its aluminized oven door open. In the top right hand corner, the Garland red logo is listed. The title "Aluminized Ovens. The Greatest invention of the Age" is located in the bottom left hand corner and is written in red lettering. The back panel begins at the top with some information about the Garland Stoves and Ranges. Below, The company name and address are listed followed by a definition and description for the word "Aluminum." The inside panels are titled "A New and Wonderful Invention" and contain characteristics about aluminum such as pure, clean, bright, and sweet. All information about aluminum is written in blue lettering.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Michigan Stoves

Publisher: Michigan Stove Co. (Detroit, Mich. ; Chicago, Ill. ; Buffalo, N.Y. ; New York, N.Y.)

1900 (ca.)

14.3 x 8.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Aluminized Ovens. The Greatest Invention Of The Age. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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