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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Community organization--Citizen participation"
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Food Fights for Freedom campaign - Mobilization Guide, ca. 1943

Food Fights for Freedom campaign - Mobilization Guide, ca. 1943

Date
1943 (circa)
Description
This mobilization guide, entitled "How to Mobilize Your Community to Make Food Fight for Freedom," was produced by the War Food Administration and the Office of Price Administration in cooperation with the Office of War Information and the Office of Civilian Defense. The guide was designed mainly for local civil defense leaders to use in deploying strategies to conserve food at the local level. The guide describes the objectives of the Food Fights for Freedom campaign, including educating the public about the importance of food, growing the right kinds of food at the right time of year, curtailing waste, cooperating with the rationing program, preserving food, etc. Suggested stratgies for educating the public on how to achieve these goals included home visits, community meetings, theater, press and radio announcements, award programs, proclamations, parades, information booths, exhibits, poster contests, and community food projects.
Collection
World War II Food Quiz, 1943

World War II Food Quiz, 1943

Date
1943
Description
The food quiz on the front asks questions about the wartime food supply and food rationing. Answers to the questions are on the back.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s419_b020_f05_01Food Fights for Freedom campaign - Mobilization Guide, ca. 1943TextFood conservation
World War (1939-1945)
Community organization--Citizen participation
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s419_b020_f05_01World War II Food Quiz, 1943TextFood conservation
World War (1939-1945)
Community organization--Citizen participation
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