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

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Title

  • Main Title A message about food from the President of the United States.
  • Series Title American War Posters

Creator

  • Author: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: United States. President (1945-1953 : Truman)
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1945

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : blue & white ; 66 x 47 cm.

Subject

  • Keyword: community canning center
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Food supply -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Food conservation -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: preserving food
  • Keyword: waste nothing
  • Keyword: civilian responsibility
  • Keyword: peace
  • Keyword: President Truman
  • Keyword: Harry Truman
  • Keyword: Victory gardens -- United States.

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
  • Rights License: pd

Resource Type

  • Poster

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 104
  • Government Documents No.: A 21.20:F 73
  • OCLC: 40636970
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Truman 1
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2875664
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc543

Note

  • Display Note: Multiple variations of this poster exist. This variation begins, "In this fourth year of war the need for food is greater than ever before..." "U.S. Government Printing Office: 1945--O-654012." Original shipping information on verso.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude