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Women's Institute Canning and Preserving, Let Nothing Go to Waste

Women's Institute Canning and Preserving, Let Nothing Go to Waste | Poster | Wisconsin Historical Society
Text poster (typed and handwritten) reads: "Women's Institute Canning and Preserving. Let Nothing Go to Waste. Save Vegetables, Fruits and Left-Overs. Subjects Treated. Why Canned Food Spoils. Improper Methods of Canning. Red Cross Work. Canning Without Sugar. Steam Canning. Home Delicacies. A Canning Demonstration. The institute will consist of one meeting. It is for women and girls of country and town. The conductor of this institute is not only well equipped to discuss canning and preserving, but has done Red Cross work. The women of the country are relied upon to do their part in our national emergency. Come together at this meeting and start your work all together. Inquire of the local committee. Invite You Neighbor. Town: Holcombe. Place: Graff's Hall. Date: August 21st 1917. Hour. Local Committee: Mrs. Elizabeth Julette, Mrs. Nellie Edminster, Mrs. Mary Graff."
DESCRIPTION
Text poster (typed and handwritten) reads: "Women's Institute Canning and Preserving. Let Nothing Go to Waste. Save Vegetables, Fruits and Left-Overs. Subjects Treated. Why Canned Food Spoils. Improper Methods of Canning. Red Cross Work. Canning Without Sugar. Steam Canning. Home Delicacies. A Canning Demonstration. The institute will consist of one meeting. It is for women and girls of country and town. The conductor of this institute is not only well equipped to discuss canning and preserving, but has done Red Cross work. The women of the country are relied upon to do their part in our national emergency. Come together at this meeting and start your work all together. Inquire of the local committee. Invite You Neighbor. Town: Holcombe. Place: Graff's Hall. Date: August 21st 1917. Hour. Local Committee: Mrs. Elizabeth Julette, Mrs. Nellie Edminster, Mrs. Mary Graff."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:132838
Creation Date: 1917
Creator Name:Unknown
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Collection Name:World War I posters, circa 1914-circa 1918
Genre:Poster
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 6030 (7) P3a.1
Original Dimensions:10.5 x 14.5 inches
SUBJECTS
Associations, institutions, etc.
Cookery
Food
Fund raising
Propaganda
War posters
World War, 1914-1918

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