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    • Volunteers Wanted for Farm Work

    • Image of Uncle Sam speaking to a farmer. Caption: "Uncle Sam wants the names of able-bodied men and boys who will 'Do their bit' for the country's defense on the farms. A shortage of food products would seriously handicap the fighting forces and...
    • Food and the War! American Wheat to Win!

    • Text exhorts readers to conserve wheat in order to aid the stricken countries of Europe. "Supplying food is America's prime responsibility in the War right now. Food means, first of all, Wheat…Wheat is the test!" Poster is number 22 in a series.
    • Don't Stop Saving Food

    • Text: "don't stop saving food." Poster is number 30 in a series.
    • United States. Food Administration
    • Eat More Cottage Cheese

    • Text promotes cottage cheese as a substitute for meat protein. One pound of cottage cheese supplies more protein than a pound of beef, pork, lamb, veal, or fowl. Contains photograph of cottage cheese and the animals listed above.
    • Food is Ammunition -- Don't Waste It

    • Silhouette of soldiers on horseback with American flag in background, large basket of produce in foreground. Text: "Food is Ammunition -- Don't Waste It." Poster is number 5 in a series.
    • Sheridan, John E.
    • Waste No Food!

    • Text promotes the value of conserving food by not making or serving too much at meals, by not letting food spoil, and by not handling food carelessly. Excerpt: "For practical advice on how to feed your family efficiently and make the most of the...
    • United States. Dept. of Agriculture
    • Food Control Is A War Measure

    • Text enumerates needs and aims of food conservation in order to promote the war effort. "Allied strategy shapes the food conservation campaign. Military urgency gives force to every food regulation. All needs bend to army requirements…" Poster is...
    • Don't Waste Food While Others Starve!

    • World War I poster featuring a gaunt mother and children with starving people with arms raised in background. Poster is number 31 in a series.
    • Clinker, L. C.; Dwyer, M. J.
    • Fruitcake Recipe

    • This undated fruitcake recipe is handwritten. The item is from the Lillian Dodd Collection (PC.150); Lillian Dodd was a teacher and native of Raleigh.
    • Save Food and Defeat Frightfulness

    • Red Cross nurse with wounded and needy people, including a soldier, an old man, and a mother holding a child, all gesturing toward the quote from Whittier: "America, the hope of all who suffer -- the dread of all who wrong." Poster is number 32 in...
    • Paus, Herbert Andrew, 1880-1946
    • Raise More Poultry

    • Text describes how raising poultry and eggs can help with short supply of meat. Excerpt: "More poultry means more eggs and more egs and poultry meat means a greater food supply. Poultry can be raised at a lower cost and brought to maturity quicker...
    • Eat More Corn

    • Text promotes the nutritional value and the variety of products made from corn. Includes three images of corn products, including bread, corn-meal fish balls, and hulled corn. Excerpt: "The nation's most abundant cereal, palatable and nutritious in...
    • The Fruits of Victory

    • Columbia stands behind bottles and jars of preserves and assorted farm produce.
    • Jacobs, Leonebel
    • Life in the Navy--Food for Fighters

    • Six black-and-white photographs of Navy rations and food transportation. Text: "Sea fighters must have A-1 stuff and the American Navy is the best fed in the world. Before taken on board ship, every ounce of meat is inspected. Admiral and...


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