"We'll have lots to eat this winter, won't we Mother?" : grow your own, can your own.

Description:

A girl and her mother are canning vegetables in glass containers. Both have blond hair in ponytails and both are wearing white aprons with red trim. In the background is a shelf full of canned vegetables.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2,347
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Creator (Artist):
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1943
Description:

A girl and her mother are canning vegetables in glass containers. Both have blond hair in ponytails and both are wearing white aprons with red trim. In the background is a shelf full of canned vegetables.

Note:

"OWI Poster No. 57"

"Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information, Washington, D.C."--Printed at bottom of poster.

"U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1943-O-520465"

Previously classed: Poster 940.54 no. 56 in UNT Government Documents collection.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 58 x 41 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): victory gardens | food preservation | family | mother and daughter | civilian responsibility | grow your own | can your own | canning | woman | girl | appeal to women | jars | aprons
Series Title: OWI poster ; no. 57.
Alternate Title: Grow your own, can your own
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. 082
  • GOVNO: PR 32.5015:57
  • OCLC: 40637019 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 Parker 1
  • UNTCAT: b2850376 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc556
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public