Choose for victory : try a V dish to-day.

Choose for victory : try a V dish to-day.

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Picture of a restaurant menu with a large orange "V" on it. A large black arrow marked "VICTORY DISH" points to the orange "V". At the bottom of the menu is the phrase, "Go Easy with Bread". The background behind the menu is green.
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Grow your own : be sure!

Grow your own : be sure!

Date: [1945]
Creator: Strong, Grover.
Description: Color poster shows a group of fruits and vegetables on a table. Two red-white-and-blue ribbons in a "V" shape rise from the table.
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Your own vegetables all the year round-- : if you dig for victory now.

Your own vegetables all the year round-- : if you dig for victory now.

Date: unknown
Creator: Wilson, Norman.
Description: Small color poster shows a wooden basket with a handle, filled with a variety of vegetables.
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Going our way? : be a Victory Farm Volunteer of the U.S. Crop Corps.

Going our way? : be a Victory Farm Volunteer of the U.S. Crop Corps.

Date: 1945
Creator: Bruehl, Anton, 1900-1982.
Description: Color poster shows an adolescent boy and girl. Both are smiling and neatly dressed. The boy carries farm tools. He has red hair and freckles and wears a windowpane-plaid blue shirt. The girl's blond hair is coiffed and she wears a red dress or blouse. A "Craftsman" brand name mark can be seen on the pitchfork carried by the boy.
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A message about food from the President of the United States.

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

Date: 1945
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
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.
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Fill it! : help harvest war crops.

Fill it! : help harvest war crops.

Date: 1945
Creator: Dohanos, Stevan, 1907-1994.
Description: Color poster. In the foreground, a large empty harvesting basket is held out by two hands. In the background, men and women in straw hats harvest crops by hand in a field. A barn and farmhouse can be seen in the distance. At the lower right corner of the poster is the Crops Corps logo: a large blue "C' surrounding a red wheat sheaf.
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Food is a weapon : don't waste it! : buy wisely -- cook carefully -- eat it all : follow the National Wartime Nutrition Program.

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

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Office of War Information. Division of Public Inquiries.
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.
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Food is a weapon : don't waste it! : buy wisely -- cook carefully -- eat it all : follow the National Wartime Nutrition Program.

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

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Office of War Information. Division of Public Inquiries.
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.
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Where our men are fighting, our food is fighting : buy wisely--cook carefully--store carefully--use leftovers.

Where our men are fighting, our food is fighting : buy wisely--cook carefully--store carefully--use leftovers.

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Office of War Information.
Description: In the foreground, a crate of food is dropping via parachute. In the background are parachuting men.
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Work on a farm-- this summer : join the U.S. Crop Corps.

Work on a farm-- this summer : join the U.S. Crop Corps.

Date: 1943
Creator: Douglass Crockwell, Spencer, 1904-1968.
Description: Both in bib overalls, a man holds a pitchfork while a woman holds a basket overflowing with harvested vegetables against the background of a blue sky.
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Work on a farm-- this summer : join the U.S. Crop Corps.

Work on a farm-- this summer : join the U.S. Crop Corps.

Date: 1943
Creator: Douglass Crockwell, Spencer, 1904-1968.
Description: Both in bib overalls, a man holds a pitchfork while a woman holds a basket overflowing with harvested vegetables against the background of a blue sky.
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"We'll have lots to eat this winter, won't we Mother?" : grow your own, can your own.

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

Date: 1943
Creator: Parker, Alfred, 1906-1985.
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.
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Your victory garden counts more than ever!

Your victory garden counts more than ever!

Date: 1945
Creator: Morley, Hubert.
Description: In the background is a view of a garden with a man and woman cultivating and weeding; foreground is an arrangement of various vegetables, including peas in the shell, cabbage, and carrots.
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Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps : see your principal.

Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps : see your principal.

Date: 1943
Creator: National Victory Farm Volunteers (U.S.)
Description: The main part of the poster is a large black-and white photograph of the faces of a smiling teenage girl and boy. The lower part of the poster is a green-tinted photograph of young volunteers harvesting potatoes. A farmer on a mule- or horse-drawn farm machine can be seen in the background. The sky in the background is colored blue.
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He eats a ton a year : your farm can help.

He eats a ton a year : your farm can help.

Date: 1942
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture. War Boards.
Description: Poster features a black and white photograph on a red background. A smiling soldier in uniform and helmet sits at a table eating a meal. In addition to his plates of food and bread, he has a metal cup full of milk. At the lower right area of the poster is a circular logo, "Food for freedom", with a silhouette image of a farmer with pitchfork.
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Rationing means a fair share for all of us.

Rationing means a fair share for all of us.

Date: 1943
Creator: Roese, Herbert.
Description: Cartoon scenes at a butcher shop with and without rationing. In the "without rationing" scene, an older woman leaves the butcher shop with many packages, while a second woman buys only one meat chop. In the "with rationing" scene, each woman leaves the shop with ration book in hand, smiling and carrying the same amount of meat.
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Join us on the farm front! : be a Victory Farm Volunteer of the U.S. Crop Corps.

Join us on the farm front! : be a Victory Farm Volunteer of the U.S. Crop Corps.

Date: 1944
Creator: National Victory Farm Volunteers (U.S.)
Description: Black & white photo superimposed on a blue background. A smiling young teenage boy and girl stand in a farm field, holding farm tools.
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Do with less, so they'll have enough! : rationing gives you your fair share.

Do with less, so they'll have enough! : rationing gives you your fair share.

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Office of War Information. Division of Public Inquiries.
Description: Color poster of a soldier smiling and holding a large metal cup. The soldier wears a helmet and an olive-colored shirt.
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Plant a victory garden : our food is fighting : a garden will make your rations go further.

Plant a victory garden : our food is fighting : a garden will make your rations go further.

Date: 1943
Creator: United States. Office of War Information. Division of Public Inquiries.
Description: Illustration of three people in a vegetable garden. The man and woman are working with garden tools. In the foreground is a young boy looking into a basket of vegetables. He wears a military hat.
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