Food Will Win the War | Poster | Wisconsin Historical Society

Poster

Food Will Win the War

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DESCRIPTION

World War I poster urging newly arrived immigrants to conserve food to aid the allied cause. The image shows people in ethnic costume being ushered into the United States with the Statue of Liberty beneath a red white and blue rainbow standing before a gleaming city in the background.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 71255

Creation Date: 1917 ca.

Creator Name: United States. Food Administration.

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Collection Name: World War I Posters, ca. 1914-ca. 1918

Genre: Poster

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: PH 6030(7) A.18

Original Dimensions: 21 x 29 inches

SUBJECTS

Cities and towns

Clothing and dress

Domestic life

Food

Harbors

Hats

Human settlements

Immigrants

Land use

Land use, Urban

Men

Military art and science

Monuments

Persons

Ships

Signs and symbols

Transportation

Water

Women

World War, 1914-1918

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