Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

[Gold Coin]

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The front of the trade card features a drawn colored illustration of a little girl barely dressed as she clutches a blue stole and hovers as she stands on one leg near a tiny fire along a river bank. At the top of the illustration, the brand "Gold Coin & Gold Medal Stoves & Ranges" is written in yellow and orange lettering. At the bottom, the manufacturer is stated in black lettering. The back of the trade card begins at the top with a black and white sketch of a stove followed by a promotion about the stove being expressly for burning soft coal.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Gold Coin and Gold Medal Stoves and Ranges

Publisher: Chicago Stove Works (Chicago, Ill.)

1920 (ca.)

15.2 x 8.9 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


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

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