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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Rationing--United States"
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Save and Serve: Share the Meat for Victory, November 1942

Save and Serve: Share the Meat for Victory, November 1942

Date
1942-11
Description
A brochure released from the Agricultural Extension Service in Gainesville, regarding the Share the Meat campaign. The brochure seeks to encourage Florida farmers to produce more meat for armed forces and home consumption as well as implementing best preservation practices(curing, canning, storing, etc.) so that "no meat is lost through spoilage or carelessness...after it is produced." Additionally it asks farmers and their families to limit their consumption of meat to the average national allowance. Includes tips for farmers and their families on how to best prepare, preserve, store and use meat products.
Collection
Share the Meat Program, 1942

Share the Meat Program, 1942

Date
1942-11-19
Description
A press release from the Share the Meat campaign, encouraging pet owners to modify the amount of red meat fed to dogs and cats as well as taking into consideration what they feed to pets when planning to participate in the Share the Meat program. This was part of a press kit sent to state defense councils and state nutrition councils across the country.
Collection
Share the Meat: Still a Feast, 1942

Share the Meat: Still a Feast, 1942

Date
1942-11
Description
A press release from the "Share the Meat" campaign on participating in voluntary rationing during Thanksgiving in wartime. The release encourages civilians to do their part in cutting back on meat consumption during the holiday season. This was part of a press kit sent to state defense councils and state nutrition councils across the country.
Collection
Victory Garden Program: Inter-Department Victory Garden Committee, 1944

Victory Garden Program: Inter-Department Victory Garden Committee, 1944

Date
1944-01-20
Description
A memorandum issued by the War Food Administration and the Extension Service regarding the 1944 Victory Garden Program. The memo discusses current statistics for victory gardens and suggestions and strategies for encouraging civilians to plant more victory gardens.
Collection
World War II-era Basic Mileage Gasoline Ration Stamps

World War II-era Basic Mileage Gasoline Ration Stamps

Date
1942 (circa)
Description
Ration stamps issued by the federal Office of Price Administration during World War II to regulate the civilian consumption of gasoline. The stamps were issued by rationing boards comprised of local citizen volunteers. This particular set of stamps belonged to A.S. Lawton of Arlington, Florida near Jacksonville.
Collection
World War II-era Fuel Oil Ration Stamps

World War II-era Fuel Oil Ration Stamps

Date
1945-08-06
Description
Ration stamps issued by the U.S. Office of Price Administration during World War II to regulate the civilian consumption of fuel oil for furnaces and other household applications.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s419_b051_f03_x01Save and Serve: Share the Meat for Victory, November 1942textFood conservation
Rationing--United States
Meat industry and trade--United States
World War, 1939-1945--Food supply--United States
Agricultural extension work
University of Florida--Agricultural Extension Service
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s419_b045_f08_x02Share the Meat Program, 1942textFood conservation
Rationing--United States
Meat industry and trade--United States
World War, 1939-1945--Food supply--United States
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s419_b045_f08_x01Share the Meat: Still a Feast, 1942textFood conservation
Rationing--United States
Meat industry and trade--United States
World War, 1939-1945--Food supply--United States
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s419_b010_f09_x01Victory Garden Program: Inter-Department Victory Garden Committee, 1944textFood conservation
Rationing--United States
Victory gardens--United States
Vegetable gardening--United States
World War, 1939-1945--Food supply--United States
World War II
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m87-16_b001_f02_01World War II-era Basic Mileage Gasoline Ration StampstextRationing--United States
World War, 1939-1945--United States
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m87-16_b001_f02_02World War II-era Fuel Oil Ration StampstextRationing--United States
World War, 1939-1945--United States
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