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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Food supply"
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Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps - poster

Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps - poster

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
Poster encouraging boys and girls to become Victory Farm Volunteers through the U.S. Crop Corps. This was a program jointly managed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the various state education departments to encourage young men and women to take up farmwork to ease the labor shortage during World War II.
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Grow Your Own, Can Your Own - poster, 1943

Grow Your Own, Can Your Own - poster, 1943

Date
1943
Description
Poster encouraging citizens to grow and preserve their own food to help conserve processed food supplies for wartime use. This was Poster #57 produced by the United States Office of War Information. The poster's princpal image depicts a woman and her daughter canning vegetables together.
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Leaflet encouraging Leon County citizens to grow food at home, ca. 1940s

Leaflet encouraging Leon County citizens to grow food at home, ca. 1940s

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
Leaflet published by the Food and Agricultural Committee of the Leon County Defense Council during World War II. The leaflet encouraged farm families to conserve food supplies by growing more food at home, and lists suggested quantities. The language of the document includes an appeal to the patriotism of Leon County's farmers.
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Make This Pledge Poster, ca. 1943

Make This Pledge Poster, ca. 1943

Date
1943 (circa)
Description
Poster encouraging citizens to comply with the rationing system in place during World War II. Many consumer goods such as rubber, fuel, meat, bread, sugar and other items were strictly rationed to conserve supplies for the war effort.
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Managing Poultry Under War-Time Conditions, 1943

Managing Poultry Under War-Time Conditions, 1943

Date
1943-01
Description
Booklet about what substitutions can be made in the diet of poultry under wartime conditions; information about poultry nutrition; and tables with lists of recommended food substitutions.
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Pitch in and Help! Join the Women's Land Army Poster, ca. 1944

Pitch in and Help! Join the Women's Land Army Poster, ca. 1944

Date
1944
Description
Poster encouraging women to farm during World War II. By producing their own food, American families would help conserve supplies of processed foods for use by American soldiers and other operatives.
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Plant a Victory Garden, Our Food is Fighting - poster

Plant a Victory Garden, Our Food is Fighting - poster

Date
1943
Description
Poster encouraging families to grow their own vegetables in "Victory Gardens." By producing their own food, American families would help conserve supplies of processed foods for use by American soldiers and other operatives.
Collection
Rationing Means a Fair Share for All of Us - poster

Rationing Means a Fair Share for All of Us - poster

Date
1943
Description
Poster encouraging citizens to comply with the rationing system in place during World War II. Many consumer goods such as rubber, fuel, meat, bread, sugar, and other items were strictly rationed to conserve supplies for the war effort.
Collection
Victory Farm Volunteers brochure, July 1943

Victory Farm Volunteers brochure, July 1943

Date
1943-07
Description
Brochure describing the Victory Farm Volunteers program, a subsidiary program of the U.S. Crop Corps. The brochure called on American boys and girls to work on farms to help support the effort to produce the necessary amount of food for the war effort. Victory Farm Volunteers were paid wages, although they were responsible for their own living expenses unless they were covered by the farmer for whom they were working.
Collection
Work on a Farm This Summer, Join the U.S. Crop Corps - poster

Work on a Farm This Summer, Join the U.S. Crop Corps - poster

Date
1943
Description
Poster encouraging citizens to work on a farm during the summer months to help ease the ongoing farm labor shortage during World War II. The poster directed readers to see the nearest U.S. Employment Service location or a local county agent to learn more about joining the U.S. Crop Corps.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s1205_b001_f01_06Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps - posterTextCivil defense
Food supply
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s1205_b001_f01_02Grow Your Own, Can Your Own - poster, 1943TextFood supply
Civil defense
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s419_b027_f03_x01Leaflet encouraging Leon County citizens to grow food at home, ca. 1940sTextFood supply
Civil defense
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s1205_b001_f09_39Make This Pledge Poster, ca. 1943TextCivil defense
Food supply
World War, 1939-1945
WWII
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fsd_f630.717s-u6.a_118Managing Poultry Under War-Time Conditions, 1943TextFood supply
Food conservation
World War (1939-1945)
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s1205_b001_f16_03Pitch in and Help! Join the Women's Land Army Poster, ca. 1944TextCivil defense
Food supply
Women in war
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s1205_b001_f01_07Plant a Victory Garden, Our Food is Fighting - posterTextCivil defense
Food supply
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s1205_b001_f09_01Rationing Means a Fair Share for All of Us - posterTextCivil defense
Food supply
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s1205_b001_f09_01.jpg
s419_b020_f06_01Victory Farm Volunteers brochure, July 1943TextFood supply
Civil defense
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s1205_b001_f01_03Work on a Farm This Summer, Join the U.S. Crop Corps - posterTextFood supply
Civil defense
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s1205_b001_f01_03.jpg