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Can vegetables, fruit, and the Kaiser too poster
Can vegetables, fruit, and the Kaiser too poster
TitleCan vegetables, fruit, and the Kaiser too poster
Date of Original1918
CreatorVerrees, J. Paul
Creator RoleArtist
DescriptionNational War Garden Commission advertisement poster depicting the Kaiser in a canning jar, urging Americans to can fruit and vegetables.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectMilitary
Subject (LCTGM)War posters
Food
Fruit
Vegetables
Canning & preserving
Daggers & swords
Subject (LCSH)World War, 1914-1918
Personal NameWilliam II, German Emperor, 1859-1941
Pack, Charles Lathrop, 1857-1937
Ridsdale, Percival S.
Organization NameNational War Garden Commission
Decade1910-1919
Item Number10935-P128
Format of OriginalPosters
Dimensions of Original83 x 55 cm.
Publisher of OriginalGatchell & Manning Engravers (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Place of PublicationPhiladelphia (Pa.)
Transcription"What are you doing? The Kaiser is canned-- can food! Can vegetables fruit and the Kaiser too. Write for free book to National War Garden Commission Washington D.C. Charles Lathrop Pack, President, P.S. Ridsdale, Secretary. c. 1918 National War Garden Commission J. Paul Verrees Gatchell & Manning, Engravers Phila."--Printed on front of poster.
Relation[Is Part Of] How Does Your Garden Grow online exhibit
External ResourceConsult http://www.history.nd.gov/exhibits/gardening/index.html
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionWorld War I Poster Collection Mss 10935
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (10935-P128)
Rights ManagementItem is in the public domain.
Languageeng
Digital IDsh10935P128
OCLC numberoc77210622
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