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First photo:Seven children tending a home garden; second photo: a woman tends chicken
Topics: World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Agriculture United States Citizen...
Poster showing a woman with pots, pans and canning jars while canning.
Topics: World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Canning and preserving United States...
 Liberty with canned fruits and fresh vegetables.
Topics: World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Farm produce United States Posters, World...
Women wearing overalls with the insignia of the Women’s Land Army of the U.S. Crop Corps work on a farm, milking a cow, weeding, harvesting, and feeding chickens.
Topics: Victory gardens United States Posters, World War 1939-1945 Food supply United States Posters, War...
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Poster showing an allegorical female figure (draped in a U.S. flag) surrounded by produce both before and after canning.
Topics: World War 1914-1918 United States Posters, World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters,...
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
by Jacobs, Leonebel
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Subject: Liberty with fresh and canned produce.
Topics: World War 1914-1918 United States Posters, Canning and preserving United States Posters
Poster showing lengthy text, explaining the need to conserve meat, wheat, fats, sugar, and coal.
Topics: World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Food conservation United States Posters, War...
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
by Roosevelt, Franklin D.; Churchill, Winston,
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Poster with extensive text, signed by Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill on August 14, 1941.
Topics: World War, 1939-1945 Peace Posters, World War, 1939-1945 United States Posters, World War,...
Three jars pictured against a tin can; small jars are labeled "Tomatoes" and "Peas"; larger jar in the middle labeled "Monarch Brand Unsweetened" shows the Kaiser’s head in the jar, his hat on top of the jar, and his sword extended across the whole.
Topics: World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Canning and preserving United States Posters
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An advertisement for food preservation for war purposes: a woman dressed in stars and stripes holding a jar of preserved food, and surrounded by colorful vegetables.
Topics: Canning and preserving Posters, World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Food...
Woman showing her canned produce.  From a series of 20 posters on home canning issued in 1943.
Topics: Food Preservation United States Posters, World War 1939-1945 Food supply United States Posters,...
Large poster with three colors [blue, orange and gray] and white font. Lists foods under 4 categories.
Topics: Food Caloric content Posters, Food Caloric content Charts, diagrams, etc, Diet Charts, diagrams,...
Six black and white photographs of various aspects of farm life, with text in red and black.
Topics: World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Crop yields United States Posters, Vegetable...
Three jars pictured against a tin can; small jars are labeled "Tomatoes" and "Peas"; larger jar in the middle labeled "Kaiser Brand Unsweetened" shows the Kaiser’s head in the jar, his hat on top of the jar, and his sword extended across the whole. In green and white.
Topics: World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Canning and preserving United States Posters
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Color poster shows a smiling woman wearing a hat with letters "WLA".
Topics: Women’s Land Army of America Posters, World War 1939-1945 Posters
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Topics: World War 1914-1918 Posters, Manures Arizona Posters, Soil fertility Arizona Posters
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Color poster shows a smiling man and woman are holding a shiny brass platter.
Topics: World War 1939-1945 Food supply United States Posters, Food conservation United States Posters
Topics: Victory gardens United States, Seeds Charts, diagrams, etc, World War, 1939-1945 Food supply United...
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
by Housh, Carter,
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Large color poster shows Uncle Sam standing on a turquoise background, and emptying a cornucopia of produce. At his feet are glass canning jars.
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Topics: Food Preservation United States Posters, Canning and preserving United States Posters
Color poster shows a smiling woman harvesting fruit.
Topics: Agriculture Posters, World War 1939-1945 Food supply Posters, Women's Land Army of America Posters
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Posters, Tractors Posters, Tractors Fuel systems Posters, Kerosene as fuel...
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
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Poster all text. Lists six ways to conserve food by the Pennsylvania Department of Food Supply: 1-buy it with thought; 2-cook it with care; 3-serve just enough; 4--save what will keep; 5--eat what would spoil; 6--home-grown is best.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Food conservation United States Posters,...
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Topics: World War 1914-1918 Propaganda Posters, Irrigation pumps Arizona Posters, Irrigation pumps Economic...
Poster shows boy with hoe chasing fleeing vegetables to illustrate the success of growing food in local victory gardens. Part of the National War Garden Commission's campaign to encourage Americans to raise more food and free resources for the United States military needs in World War I.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Victory gardens United States Posters, War...
A woman wearing an apron is holding jars of preserved food.
Topics: Canning and preserving United States Posters, Food conservation United States Posters, Food supply...
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Topics: Beef cattle Arizona Posters, Hereford cattle Arizona Posters, Range management Arizona Posters,...
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Topics: World War 1914-1918 Posters, Clay soils Arizona Posters, Soil fertility Arizona Posters, Manures...
Small poster all text. Blue and red font.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Arizona Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States...
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
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"One of a series of Newspaper advertisements regarding "Cotton bags at war."
Topics: Cotton fabrics Utilization United States, Cotton United States Marketing, World War 1939-1945...
Subject: Woman in kitchen.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Great Britain, World War, 1914-1918 Economic aspects, World War, 1914-1918...
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Topics: World War 1939-1945 Food supply United States Posters, Food conservation United States Posters
Poster has large cartoon that shows the Texas hen chasing the Kaiser back to Berlin. Small black and white photograph shows a hen house with a flock of chickens.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Posters, Hens Posters, Chickens Posters, Self-reliant living...
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Topics: World War 1914-1918 Posters, Manures Arizona Posters, Soil fertility Arizona Posters
Color poster shows two children tending a vegetable garden while the sun sets. A flag with USSG flies above them and a basket of vegetables is on the ground.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Posters, War posters, American, Gardening for children Posters,...
A poster by the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, to promote water supply for rural area in Missouri.
Topics: Women farmers Missouri Posters, Water-supply, Rural Missouri Posters
  "One of a series of Newspaper advertisements regarding "Cotton bags at war."
Topics: Cotton Utilization United States, World War 1939-1945 United States
A brown cow is being attacked by flying insects. "OFFC P-6."
Topics: Insect pests Control United States Posters, Livestock Parasites United States Posters
Poster all text in black and red font. Border of US flags. Includes a chart of crops for spring planting, planting dates and succession crops.
Topics: Vegetable gardening United States Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters,...
Topics: Vegetable gardening Georgia Posters, Vegetables Varieties Planting time Georgia Posters, World War,...
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
by Housh, Carter,
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Large color poster shows Columbia [symbol for US], on a navy blue background, standing and holding a large tray of colorful produce. At her feet is a cooking pot and many glass canning jars.
Topics: Food Preservation United States Posters, Canning and preserving United States Posters
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by Housh, Carter,
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Large color poster shows Columbia [symbol for US], on a maroon background, standing and holding a balancing scale; one side has fresh produce, the other four glass canning jars. At her feet is a long line of women.
Topic: Food Preservation United States Posters
Poster designed by fgc [Fred G. Cooper] with text printed in black, and numbers and rule lines in red.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, World...
Small poster with a photograph of a fisherman steering a boat on a background drawing of the sea.
Topic: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Posters
Small poster, all text. Red and blue fonts.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Arizona Posters, Beans United States Posters, Meat substitutes...
Large color poster prominently showing an insect with its legs, antenae and mouth parts on a background of wheat berries. "OFFC P-3."
Topics: Grain Storage Diseases and injuries Posters, Grain Storage Diseases and injuries Control Posters,...
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Topics: Cotton Utilization United States, World War 1939-1945 United States
Topic: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Great Britain Posters
Large color poster shows a loaf of bread on a blue background.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Great Britain Posters, Rationing Great Britain Posters
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Topics: World War 1914-1918 United States Posters, Agricultural laborers Recruiting United States Posters
Poster with extensive text printed in black and red font.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Food conservation United States Posters
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A shovel in the middle, with letters in green with white background
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, War posters, American, Victory gardens...
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Graphic poster showing an Uncle Sam hat filled past the brim with potatoes.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Potatoes United States Posters
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Topic: Food conservation United States Citizen participation Posters
"One of a series of Newspaper advertisements regarding "Cotton bags at war."
Topics: Cotton fabrics Utilization United States Posters, World War 1939-1945 United States Posters, Cotton...
Poster with red and black letters, a photograph of a hen on a nest, captioned Keep the laying hen
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Hens Economic aspects United States...
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Mid-sized poster shows at the top, a potato dressed as a waiter serving hot food. At his feet are sacks of potatoes. Bottom of poster is all text. Brown font on light beige paper.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 United States Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Posters, Potatoes...
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Poster shows Uncle Sam playing a pipe instrument, leading a group of five children carrying gardening tools. One child has a seed bag with letters U.S.S.G.
Topics: Uncle Sam (Symbolic character) in art, Children in art, Gardens in art, War posters, American
Small poster with black and red letters.
Topics: Potatoes Prices Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Posters
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Large poster, red background, black font. Location of the farm on a map of England. Graphic circle chart shows the farmer's monthly activities through the year. A map with legend of the farm and a small chart about use of apples.
Topics: Fruit-culture Great Britain Posters, Horticulture Great Britain Posters, Fruit growers Great...
Topics: Swine Posters, Chickens Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Participation, Juvenile Posters
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Topics: Swine Posters, Swine Economic aspects Posters, World War, 1939-1945 Food supply United States...
Large poster with text in blue font. A round shield with a stars and stripes coat-of-arms" surrounded by wheat sheaves."
Topics: Potatoes United States Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, War...
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
by Houston, David Franklin,
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Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, Animal products United States Posters,...
A poster with black and red letters. Five line drawings of people feeding chickens, gathering eggs, cooking eggs and bringing them to market driving a horse and buggy.
Topics: Eggs Preservation Posters, Eggs Quality Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Posters
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
by Pannett, W. H.
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Large poster, light green background, black font. Location of the farm on a map of England. Graphic circle chart shows the farmer's monthly activities through the year. A map with legend of the farm shows arable land. A small missing section shows the daily task of milk processing.
Topics: Dairy farms Great Britain Posters, Dairy farming Great Britain Posters, World War, 1939-1945 Great...
A large color poster with artist print of two corn fields: a failed crop inserted into a much larger print of a bountiful corn field.
Topics: Corn Seeds Selection Posters, Gene banks, Plant Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United...
U.S. Employment Service/American Red Cross poster showing U.S. Marines engaged in battle in France; also shows a badge listing battles in which the Marines fought. Poster is promoting veterans for employment.
Topics: War posters, American, World War, 1914-1918 Veterans United States
Poster with a black and white photograph of pigs feeding at the top, extensive text.
Topics: Swine Tennessee Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Posters
Poster showing several dishes made with corn, including yeast bread, corn-meal fish balls, and homemade hulled corn or lye hominy; text lists numerous corn dishes, and offers free recipes on request.
Topics: Corn as food United States Posters, Cooking (Corn) United States Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food...
Poster with two black and white photographs, one on top and one on bottom, of just hatched chicks.
Topics: Chickens Tennessee Posters, Chicks Tennessee Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Posters
Small color poster on card stock for window display by farms that pledged to increase food production in Tennessee. Small drawing at the bottom shows a farmer harvesting with horses.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters, War posters, American, Farm produce United...
Topics: Chicks Feeding and feeds Kentucky Posters, World War, 1914-1918 Food supply Kentucky Posters
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
by Cooper, Fred G.
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Poster showing drawing of a hand slicing a loaf of bread.
Topic: World War, 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters
U.S. Department of Agriculture Poster Collection
by Barney, Maginel Wright,
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Poster showing a boy with a hoe leading a parade of vegetables, with American flags.
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 United States, World War, 1914-1918 Economic aspects, Vegetable gardening...
Poster with extensive text. Three photographs show farmers using horses for planting. USDA recommends farmers request Farmers' Bulletin No. 773 Corn growing under droughty conditions.
Topics: Corn United States Posters, World War 1914-1918 Food supply United States Posters