A Review of Literature on the Consumption of Vegetables in America

A Review of Literature on the Consumption of Vegetables in America

Date: 1946
Creator: Ware, Martha
Description: This thesis is a review of thirty-two investigations made from 1917 to 1944 relative to vegetables in the diet of the American people.
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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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The Antibiotic Properties of the Oleoresins of Twenty-Five Common Garden Vegetables

The Antibiotic Properties of the Oleoresins of Twenty-Five Common Garden Vegetables

Date: 1951
Creator: Ennis, Arthur F.
Description: The purpose of this problem is to determine the presence and extent of antibiotic materials as found in the oleoresins of a selected group of garden vegetables. The problem has consisted of, first, the collection and preparation of specimens of twenty-five commonly used garden vegetables; second, the extraction of the oleoresins from these; third, the determination of the inhibitory and other effects of these oleoresins against several strains of selected gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria; and fourth, the evaluation of the potentialities of these oleoresins with regard to their future use as medicinal prophylactics and therapeutics.
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[Letter from Julia A. Barr to the Moore family, December 3, 1888]

[Letter from Julia A. Barr to the Moore family, December 3, 1888]

Date: December 3, 1888
Creator: Barr, Julia A.
Description: This item is from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Julia A. Barr, Henry and Charles Moore's cousin. In the letter, Julia updates the Moore family on the happenings in Jerseyville, Illinois and the news includes: a dialogue about meeting cousin George Wilson in Eureka Springs, Arkansas while on a trip there, a discussion about the people that accompanied here on the trip and how long she stayed, details concerning the people she meet in Eureka Springs, a conversation about Seella, her two children, and Polly, a dialogue about their helper who was discharged over a year ago and how they are getting along without him, an update on the bountiful crops and how good rain has made it possible for people to get out of debt, a discussion about "Aunt" Sally Smith and Uncle Abner's family, a dialogue about Sottie Knaff's daughter, details about the Goodrich family, an aside about the town of Jerseyville, a dialogue about Mrs. O. P. Powell's children, a discussion about Wilson Cross and Ida Barr Cross, details about Fannie and her love for entertaining, updates on family, a dialogue about Barr's California trip and the places they stopped at along the ...
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Experiment Station Work, [Volume] 4

Experiment Station Work, [Volume] 4

Date: 1898
Creator: United States. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Bulletin issued by the U. S. Department of Agriculture compiling selected articles from the Agricultural Experiment Stations. This bulletin contains articles on: Pure Water, Loss of Soil Fertility, Availability of Fertilizers, Seed Selection, Jerusalem Artichokes, Kafir Corn, Thinning Fruit, Use of Low-Grade Apples, Cooking Vegetables, Condimental Feeding Stuffs, Steer and Heifer Beef, Swells in Canned Vegetables.
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Experiment Station Work, [Volume] 49

Experiment Station Work, [Volume] 49

Date: 1909
Creator: United States. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Bulletin issued by the U. S. Department of Agriculture compiling selected articles from the Agricultural Experiment Stations. This bulletin contains articles on: Conservation of Soil Resources, Potato Breeding, Disk-Harrowing Alfalfa, the Montreal Muskmelon, Storage of Hubbard Squash, Fig Culture in the South, Mushroom Growing, Preserving Wild Mushrooms, Cooking Beans and Other Vegetables, and a Model Kitchen.
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Standard containers for fruits and vegetables.

Standard containers for fruits and vegetables.

Date: April 1921
Creator: Downing, F. P. & Samson, H. W. (Harold Willis), 1888-1927.
Description: Discusses the necessity for the standardization and regulation of containers for marketing fruits and 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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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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Preparation of fresh tomatoes for market.

Preparation of fresh tomatoes for market.

Date: 1955
Creator: Spangler, Raymond L. (Raymond Leslie), 1896- & Ide, Laurence E. (Laurence Edward), 1909-
Description: A guide to preparing and packing tomatoes for market, either on the farm or at central packinghouses.
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Containers used in shipping fruits and vegetables.

Containers used in shipping fruits and vegetables.

Date: 1934
Creator: Spilman, H. A. (Harold Addison), 1883- & Davis, Robert W. (Robert William), 1899-
Description: Describes five types of containers used for shipping fruits and vegetables, and indications for their use. Discusses the benefits of standardized shipping containers.
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