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: 1945
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 265
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1945
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:

Multiple variations of this poster exist. This variation begins, "In this fourth year of war the need for food is greater than ever before..."

"U.S. Government Printing Office: 1945--O-654012."

Original shipping information on verso.

Physical Description:

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

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): community canning center | preserving food | waste nothing | civilian responsibility | peace | President Truman | Harry Truman | Victory gardens -- United States.
Series Title: American War Posters
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 104
  • GOVNO: A 21.20:F 73
  • OCLC: 40636970 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Truman 1
  • UNTCAT: b2875664 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc543
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public