Garland, Prince Of Baseburners [1900 c.a.]
The front panel features a drawn colored illustration of a large yellow kite flying over a river in the light blue sky. To the left, there are three kite flyers on a high bank. In the center of the kite, the title "Garland, Prince Of Baseburners" is written in black lettering. At the bottom, the company name and locations are listed. The back panel contains a colored illustration of a pink butterfly near a Calla Lily. The phrase "Garland Stoves & Ranges" is printed in black lettering on the Calla Lily. The sold by information is printed on a white band at the bottom in purple lettering. The first two inside panels are dedicated to a colored illustration of a woman, cat and one-half of a stove on each side. The rest of the inside panels contain informational paragraphs explaining The Garland Prince of Base Burners and its general directions. There is also another colored illustration of a maid preparing to place a roasting chicken inside of a stove while a leisurely gentleman holds a drink in his left hand. There is a stove in between the man and woman.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Michigan Stoves
Publisher: Michigan Stove Co. (Detroit, Mich. ; Chicago, Ill. ; Buffalo, N.Y. ; New York, N.Y.)
13.7 x 7.6 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Garland, Prince Of Baseburners [1900 c.a.]. 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=8095