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

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Title

  • Main Title Choose for victory : try a V dish to-day.
  • Alternate Title Choose for victory, try a V dish today
  • Series Title British War Posters

Contributor

  • Distributor: British Information Services.
    Contributor Type: Organization
  • Printer: Chromoworks Ltd.
    Contributor Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Great Britain. His Majesty's Stationery Office

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : col. ; 0 cm.

Subject

  • Keyword: Victory Dish
  • Keyword: victory
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, British -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: Minister of Food
  • Keyword: V-dish
  • Keyword: ship savers
  • Keyword: menu
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Food supply -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Food conservation -- Great Britain -- Posters -- Specimens.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Collection

  • Name: World War Poster Collection
    Code: WWPC
  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Poster

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 108
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2115
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 HM Stationery 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc539

Note

  • Display Note: Caption printed below image: "'V' on the menu means VICTORY DISH -- a special dish made at the suggestion of the Minister of Food. It is composed of 'ship-savers' such as:-- Potatoes & other Fresh Vegetables, Dried Egg, Cheese." Stamped on back: "BRITISH INFORMATION SERVICES 30 Rockefeller Plaza New York City" "Printed for H.M. Stationery Office by Chromoworks LTD, London. 51-3548." Not listed in library catalogs or indexes as of 5/28/2004.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude