Eat more corn, oats and rye products-- ... : eat less wheat, meat, sugar and fats, to save for the Army and our allies.

Description:

Color poster depicts a variety of foods on a table: a whole fish on a plate, a bowl of fruit, vegetables, a basket of corn, poultry, and a loaf of bread. The table is brown and the poster background is green.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1917
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War One Collection
World War Poster Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,470
Past 30 days: 18
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: New York, N.Y.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1917
  • Digitized: 2006
Description:

Color poster depicts a variety of foods on a table: a whole fish on a plate, a bowl of fruit, vegetables, a basket of corn, poultry, and a loaf of bread. The table is brown and the poster background is green.

Note:

Full caption: "Eat more corn, oats and rye products-- fish and poultry-- fruits, vegetables and potatoes, baked, boiled and broiled foods : Eat less wheat, meat, sugar and fats, to save for the Army and our allies".

"U.S. Food Administration"

"17 L N Britton"--Printed in white in upper left corner of picture.

"No. 6"--Lower left corner of poster margin.

Listed in February 1918 Monthly Catalog, p. 426.

Listed in Library of Congress Prints & Photographs catalog.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 74 x 54 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fish | civilian responsibility | food
Series Title: [United States Food Administration poster] ; no. 6.
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War One Collection
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 351
  • GOVNO: Y 3.F 73/10:6
  • OCLC: 51163719 |
  • UNTCAT: b2702036 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW1 Britton 1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc361
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public