The front of the trade card features a drawn colored illustration of a pig that is holding a book and switch while three little pigs scamper at the bottom. At the top, the phrases "What is the chief end of Swine" and To make Chas. Counselman & Co.'s Royal Hams" are written in black lettering. At the bottom, "Ham-Burg Catechism" is written in black lettering. The back of the trade card is blank.
Donor: Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Endowment Fund
Brand Name: Counselman's Royal Hams
7.3 x 12.1 cm
Key term: Hams
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: [Ham-Burg Catechism]. 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=8553