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Don't let this happen to you! Order Coal Now
Don't let this happen to you!  Order Coal Now
Resource Typeimage
TitleDon't let this happen to you! Order Coal Now
Coverage / Year1944
DescriptionPoster, color, 14.2 x 20 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
InterpretationThe Solid Fuels Administration for War was established in 1943. The term "solid fuels" refers to all types of coal. Some of administration's functions were: 1. To serve as a liaison between solid fuel producers and agencies of the federal government. 2. To recommend to the War Production Board programs for distribution of solid fuels deemed necessary to meet military and essential industrial requirements. 3. To provide adequate supplies of solid fuels for military, and essential industrial and civilian requirements. 4. To work with the rationing authorities in creating plans for civilian rationing of solid fuels.
Lesson Plans / ThemesWorld War II;
Learning Standards14 Political systems; 16 History;
Author or CreatorUnited States. Office of War Information
Subject / KeywordsEnergy conservation; World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects--United States ; War posters, American ; World War II
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource Identifierww20151p
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