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A message about food from the President of the United States
A message about food from the President of the United States
Resource Typeimage
TitleA message about food from the President of the United States
Coverage / Year1945
DescriptionPoster, color, 18.3 x 26 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
InterpretationThis poster reminded Americans that home front efforts to increase the food supply through victory gardens, canning and preserving, and conservation of food were still very important in the fourth year of the war.
Lesson Plans / ThemesWorld War II
Learning Standards16 History; 14 Political systems
Author or CreatorUnited States. Department of Agriculture. Information Office
Subject / KeywordsWorld War II; War posters, American; World War, 1939-1945--Food supply--United States; Food conservation--United States; Truman, Harry, 1884-1972; Victory gardens
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library
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Resource Identifierww20164p
CONTENTdm file name7962120252002_ww20164p.jpg
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