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Food will win the war poster
Food will win the war poster
TitleFood will win the war poster
Date of Original1917
CreatorChambers, Charles Edward, ca. 1883-1941
Creator RoleArtist
DescriptionUnited States Food Administration poster showing immigrants arriving by boat with Statue of Liberty in the background and a rainbow overhead. Message urges people to save wheat for the war effort.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectMilitary
People
Subject (LCTGM)War posters
Immigrants
Boats
Sculpture
Food
Rainbows
Subject (LCSH)World War, 1914-1918
Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.)
Organization NameUnited States Food Administration
LocationNew York (N.Y.)
Decade1910-1919
Item Number10935-P123A
Format of OriginalPosters
Dimensions of Original76 x 50 cm.
Publisher of OriginalRusling Wood Lithography (New York, N.Y.)
Place of PublicationNew York (N.Y.)
Transcription"Food will win the war. You came here seeking Freedom, you must now help to preserve it. Wheat is needed for the allies. Waste nothing. United States Food Administration No. 18 Rusling Wood Litho. N.Y."--Printed on front of poster.
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-P123A)
Rights ManagementItem is in the public domain.
Languageeng
Digital IDsh10935P123A
OCLC numberoc77210622
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