Food is a weapon : don't waste it! : buy wisely -- cook carefully -- eat it all : follow the National Wartime Nutrition Program.

Description:

Color image of a dinner plate on a table with fork and knife resting on it. The plate is empty except for a few chicken bones on it. A crumpled napkin lies to the left of the plate and an empty glass to the right. The poster background is in shades of green.

Creator(s): United States. Office of War Information. Division of Public Inquiries.
Creation Date: 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Poster Collection
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 5,074
Past 30 days: 66
Yesterday: 4
Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1943
Description:

Color image of a dinner plate on a table with fork and knife resting on it. The plate is empty except for a few chicken bones on it. A crumpled napkin lies to the left of the plate and an empty glass to the right. The poster background is in shades of green.

Note:

"OWI poster no. 58. Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War information, Washington, D. C."

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943-O-520466"

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 585.

Physical Description:

1 poster : col. ; 58 x 41 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): waste nothing | food | civilian responsibility | National Wartime Nutrition Program | empty plate
Series Title: OWI poster ; no. 58.
Alternate Title: Buy wisely--cook carefully--eat it all
Alternate Title: Follow the National Wartime Nutrition Program
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Poster Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Database No. 026
  • GOVNO: PR 32.5015:58
  • OCLC: 16623509 |
  • CALL-NO: Posters WW2 OWI 3
  • UNTCAT: b2848206 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc603
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public