Why is it necessary to eat less meat and less wheat bread?

Why is it necessary to eat less meat and less wheat bread?

Date: [1917]
Creator: United States Food Administration.
Description: All-lettered poster has a two-column article with lengthy text, explaining the need to conserve meat, wheat, fats, sugar, and coal.
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Defeat the Kaiser and his U-boats : victory depends on which fails first, food or frightfulness : eat less wheat.

Defeat the Kaiser and his U-boats : victory depends on which fails first, food or frightfulness : eat less wheat.

Date: unknown
Creator: Steele.
Description: In the foreground is the profile of Kaiser Wilhelm II wearing a German helmet. His face is colored green. In the background is a u-boat in the water; farther in the distance is a sinking ship with smoke rising from it. The sky is colored orange and the orange sky is reflected on the surface of the water. Centered at the bottom of the poster is a circular seal: a shield with a U.S. flag motif, surrounded by wheat stalks. (This is a seal of the U.S. Food Administration.)
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Eat more corn, oats and rye products-- ... : eat less wheat, meat, sugar and fats, to save for the Army and our allies.

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

Date: [1917]
Creator: Britton, L. N.
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.
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Feed a fighter : eat only what you need-- waste nothing-- that he and his family may have enough.

Feed a fighter : eat only what you need-- waste nothing-- that he and his family may have enough.

Date: [1918]
Creator: Morgan, Wallace.
Description: Charcoal drawing of a soldier sitting in a trench, drinking out of a cup. Other soldiers can be seen in the background. At the top right corner of the poster is the round seal of the U.S. Food Administration (shield with flag motif surrounded by wheat stalks).
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Food will win the war : you came here seeking freedom, you must now help to preserve it : wheat is needed for the Allies, waste nothing.

Food will win the war : you came here seeking freedom, you must now help to preserve it : wheat is needed for the Allies, waste nothing.

Date: [1918]
Creator: Chambers, Charles Edward, ca. 1883-1941.
Description: Color poster of people standing on a boat or shoreline near the sea. They appear to be European immigrants. In the foreground, a man appears to be pleading with a woman holding a basket of food. In the background can be seen part of a large ship, the Statue of Liberty, and a rainbow stretching across the New York skyline. A man waves his cap in that direction.
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Keep it coming ... : waste nothing.

Keep it coming ... : waste nothing.

Date: [1918]
Creator: Illian, George, 1894-1932.
Description: Color poster shows a convoy of green food-supply trucks driving through snow. A soldier in a long coat and helmet appears to be directing the trucks. In the lower left corner is the seal of the U.S. Food Administration.
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Cardinal Mercier has appealed to the Food Administration for more food for starving millions.

Cardinal Mercier has appealed to the Food Administration for more food for starving millions.

Date: [1918]
Creator: Illian, George, 1894-1932.
Description: A color image of Cardinal Mercier's head and shoulders is centered on the top half of the poster. He has gray hair and blue eyes, and wears a red garment with a white collar. The bottom half of the poster is all text.
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Be patriotic : sign your country's pledge to save the food.

Be patriotic : sign your country's pledge to save the food.

Date: [1917]
Creator: Stahr, Paul, 1883-1953.
Description: Color poster of a woman with her hands extended toward the viewer. She is wearing an dress that appears to be made from a draped U.S. flag, and a cap of a stars-and-stripes motif.
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Save a loaf a week : help win the war.

Save a loaf a week : help win the war.

Date: [1917]
Creator: Cooper, F. G., b. 1883
Description: Illustration in orange and black tones. A hand uses a knife to cut a loaf of bread.
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