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

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Title

  • Main Title "We'll have lots to eat this winter, won't we Mother?" : grow your own, can your own.
  • Series Title OWI poster ; no. 57.
  • Alternate Title Grow your own, can your own
  • Series Title American War Posters

Creator

  • Artist: Parker, Alfred, 1906-1985.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: United States. Office of War Information. Division of Public Inquiries.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

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

Date

  • Creation: 1943

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : col. ; 58 x 41 cm.

Subject

  • Keyword: victory gardens
  • Keyword: food preservation
  • Keyword: family
  • Keyword: mother and daughter
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Canning and preserving -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Food conservation -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Civilian -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Food supply -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: civilian responsibility
  • Keyword: grow your own
  • Keyword: can your own
  • Keyword: canning
  • Keyword: woman
  • Keyword: girl
  • Keyword: appeal to women
  • Keyword: jars
  • Keyword: aprons

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. 082
  • Government Documents No.: PR 32.5015:57
  • OCLC: 40637019
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Parker 1
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2850376
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc556

Note

  • Display Note: "OWI Poster No. 57" "Additional copies may be obtained upon request from the Division of Public Inquiries, Office of War Information, Washington, D.C."--Printed at bottom of poster. "U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1943-O-520465" Previously classed: Poster 940.54 no. 56 in UNT Government Documents collection.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude