Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Canned Peas


The front panel features a drawn colored illustration of a yellow background with pea pods, vines, and a blue dish of peas on a blue saucer. The title "Canned Peas" is written in the center of the illustration. At the bottom, the company name and address are stated in white lettering against a dark blue background. The back panel begins at the top with a row of cans in a shallow V shape with the Hart logo in the center. Below, all canned vegetables and fruits available for purchase are listed in brown lettering. At the bottom, there is a can of peas with a phrase written in red lettering located one each side. The inside panels are dedicated to various recipes that utilize canned peas in them. All recipes entail a list of the ingredients needed plus directions on how to prepare the dish. There are quotes written in red lettering scattered throughout the inside panels. There is also a panel dedicated to the different types of canned peas available for purchase. Some of the canned peas include June Peas, Sweet Peas, and Oxford Gem Peas.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Hart

Publisher: W. R. Roach and Co. (Grand Rapids, Mich.; Hart, Mich.)

1930 (ca.)

21.6 x 9.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Canned Peas. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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