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Keep It Coming

Keep It Coming | Poster | Wisconsin Historical Society
United States Food Administration World War I Poster. "Keep It Coming/ We must not only feed our soldiers at the front but the millions of women and children behind our lines / General John J. Pershing / Waste Nothing." The illustration is depicting a soldier watching a line of trucks, with the word "food" written on their sides, driving through the snow. At the bottom left corner of the poster is the round seal of the U.S. Food Administration (shield with flag motif surrounded by wheat stalks).
DESCRIPTION
United States Food Administration World War I Poster. "Keep It Coming/ We must not only feed our soldiers at the front but the millions of women and children behind our lines / General John J. Pershing / Waste Nothing." The illustration is depicting a soldier watching a line of trucks, with the word "food" written on their sides, driving through the snow. At the bottom left corner of the poster is the round seal of the U.S. Food Administration (shield with flag motif surrounded by wheat stalks).
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:64210
Creation Date: 1914
Creator Name:United States Food Administration
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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) A.14
Original Dimensions:22 x 28 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Illustration by George Illian.
SUBJECTS
Food
Propaganda
Military uniforms
Soldiers
Transportation, Military
War posters
World War, 1914-1918
Men
Trucks
Snow

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