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  • Description: conserve
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    • War Rages in France

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 50.5 x 75.5 cm. Black and white. Picture of hungry people crowded in the streets of France to illustrate the need for U.S. citizens to conserve food in support of the war effort. (2 copies)
    • Pour La Belle Terre De France

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 41.5 x 29 cm. Color. Public announcement to the people of France with graphic depicting farm workers in the fields waving to American soldiers marching past. English translation: For the Beautiful Land of France... French countrymen, let's greet...
    • Save Food and Defeat Frightfulness

    • 1918 circa
    • 141 x 92 cm. Color. Reminder issued by the United States Food Administration to conserve supplies. Features a quote: America: the hope of all who suffer, the dread of all who wrong. Image shows wounded war victims pointing to the quote.
    • How To Keep Warm With Less Fuel This Winter

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 51 x 71 cm. Black and white with red accents. Government issued poster advertising different ways to prepare homes for winter in order to conserve fuel for the troops. Graphic shows a couple of mean weather-proofing a house. Near the bottom of the...
    • Your Country Expects You To...

    • 1942
    • 51 x 72.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster giving four ways for Americans to conserve material resources to be used in the war effort. Graphic shows a soldier lying down with a gun, poised to fire.
    • Save Rubber, Check Your Tires Now

    • 1942
    • 72 x 101 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging Americans to take better care of their tires in order to conserve rubber. Graphic shows soldiers flying over the road with the message, They've got more important places to go than you!...
    • Grow Your Own, Can Your Own

    • 1943
    • 40.5 x 57 cm. Color. Government issued poster endorsing the practice of growing and canning one's own produce in order to conserve food for the soldiers. Graphic shows a mother and daughter in matching aprons canning various foods.
    • Do With Less--So They'll Have Enough!

    • 1943
    • 55.5 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster used to encourage American citizens to conserve their personal resources so that troops overseas will have enough. Message at the bottom reads, Rationing Gives You Your Fair Share. Graphic shows a...
    • War Shipments Mean Less Fuel For All

    • 1943
    • 56 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster instructing the public to dress warmly indoors and try to avoid getting sick in order to conserve fuel. Graphic shows a pair of red long underwear holding a large yellow sign.
    • Serve... Conserve

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Black and white with red accents. Government issued poster listing ways to conserve utilities at home in the areas of electricity, communications, water, and transportation. Small illustrations appear next to conservation suggestions.
    • Prepare for Winter Now!

    • 1945
    • 35.5 x 28 cm. Color. Government issued poster advertising different ways to prepare homes for winter in order to conserve fuel for the troops. Graphic shows illustration of a house with conservation suggestions listed to the left.

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