Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Butter Nut Brand

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On the blue background front cover, a Coles Phillips woman holds a cans of peas in her right hand and can of tomatoes on a table in her left hand, with a can of corn also on the table. There is a navy rectangle with gold trim, with "Butter nut brand, always good" written in gold and white. The company name is at the bottom of page. On the back cover is a navy square with gold trim with "Our best butter nut brand, canned goods, always good," written inside the square. Below the square, in navy type,is written, "distributed by the Harnit & Hewitt Co., Toledo, Ohio." This is followed by a navy rectangle with gold trim and company name and location at bottom of page. Inside front cover is a short introduction. Inside back cover is a list of Butter Nut Brand products. The pamphlet includes a list of recipes such as beet salad, string beans, corn with cream, etc.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Butter Nut Brand

Publisher: Fredonia, Prserving Co. (Fredonia, N.Y.)

1920 (ca.)

15.2 x 8.9 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


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

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