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Morton Salt Canisters and Related Advertising Materials



This box contains: 
  • Five Morton Salt Company salt canisters, dates from 1914, 1921, 1933, and two undated 
  • Two miniature Morton Salt Company salt and pepper canisters
  • "When It Rains It Pours" Morton Salt Company tile, 1933
  • "Morton's Salt When It Rains It Pours" cardboard item (possibly the top of a salt canister)
  • "Recipe for Meat Dishes by Mary Louise Marshall" featuring Morton Salt Company Seasoning, 1935
  • "100 Ways to Predict Rain" leaflet, undated
  • "When it rains it pours Morton's Salt" emphemera 
  • Morton's Salt stationary
  • Morton Salt Company magazine advertisement, 1968
These documents and items can be made available at the Sterling Morton Library. To make an appointment, contact the Sterling Morton Library staff by following the link here.


1914 – 1968