Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Uncle Jim's Dairy Farm


The front and back covers of the pamphlet feature a wraparound color photograph of a boy and a girl on a white farm gate next to a barn. Title text on the front cover reads Uncle Jim's Dairy Farm, then below the photograph, By Laura Oftedal, The Laboratory School, The University Of Chicago. The back is two-thirds blank, with the wraparound photograph taking up the rest of the space. Text stamped onto the back begins Furnished By Flint Dairy Council, Distributed By Genesee County Tuberculosis Assn, followed by a phone number and street address in Flint, MI. Inside pages features the story by Laura Oftedal about a boy and girl, George and Betty, who were visiting with cousins Andy and Jane on Uncle Jim's dairy farm for the summer. Numerous color photographs accompany the story.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Oftedal, Laura

Brand Name: National Dairy Council

Publisher: National Dairy Council (Chicago, Ill.)


23 p.

21.6 x 14.0 cm


Language: English

Key term: Dairy

Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Oftedal, Laura. Uncle Jim's Dairy Farm. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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