A message about food from the President of the United States.

Description:

A message from President Harry Truman, urging Americans to grow, preserve, and conserve food. This is an all lettered poster, white printing on blue background, with a U.S. seal appearing at the top center.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1946  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 167
Past 30 days: 9
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1946
Description:

A message from President Harry Truman, urging Americans to grow, preserve, and conserve food. This is an all lettered poster, white printing on blue background, with a U.S. seal appearing at the top center.

Note:

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1946-O-691827"

Includes text on reverse.

Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 706. Title is compressed in the Monthly Catalog entry.

UNT Libraries have two copies of a related poster from 1945 (Historical Collection no. Y2000; DB #103-104).

Physical Description:

1 poster : blue & white ; 66 x 47 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): waste nothing | civilian responsibility | peace | President Truman | preserving food | post-war famine prevention | famine | Harry Truman
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 105
  • GOVNO: A 1.70:F 73
  • OCLC: 12402448 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Truman 2
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc542
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public