Consumer rationing in World War Two

Description:

An overview of rationing, ration points, ration books, and ration coupons as instituted in the United States during World War II. Includes examples of ration points and stamps.

Creator(s): Massmann, Robert E.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1979
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
Miniature Book Collection
World War Two Collection
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Creator (Author):
Massmann, Robert E.

Robert E. Massmann, author, librarian, and publisher of miniature books under his imprint REM Miniatures. Massmann assembled a major collection of miniature books, and is a founding member of the Miniature Book Society.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: REM Miniatures
Publisher Info: REM Miniatures is the imprint of Robert E. Massmann, librarian, author, publisher, and collector.
Place of Publication: New Britain, Connecticut.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1979
  • Digitized: September 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States
From 1942 to 1945
Description:

An overview of rationing, ration points, ration books, and ration coupons as instituted in the United States during World War II. Includes examples of ration points and stamps.

Note:

Edition of 500 copies.

"Printed at Art Press."--colophon.

Libraries' copy is #49.

Purchase: January 2002.

Physical Description:

[22] p.: samples; 34 x 52 mm.

Bound in red card covers with applied printed card cover label. In red card folder, which slides into red card slipcase with applied printed label replicating the cover of a ration book.

Accompanied by a miniature reproduction of a ration book containing samples of original ration coupons. Sample fits in red card folder with volume.

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Contributor(s):
  • Printer : Art Press Art Press, located in New Britain, Connecticut.
Alternate Title: Consumer rationing in World War II
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Miniature Book Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 47729475 |
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 C66 1979
  • UNTCAT: b2350166 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3585
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public
License: Copyright
Holder: Robert E. Massmann
Statement: Copyright held by Robert E. Massmann. Material may not be reproduced without permission.