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    • Cardinal Mercier

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 52 x 71 cm. Color. Relays Cardinal Mercier's appeal to the Food Administration for more food for war victims. Encourages food conservation to allow for more donations to France, Belgium, and Italy. (2 copies)
    • Feed a Fighter

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 53.5 x 74 cm. Primarily black and white with Waste Nothing in red print. Discourages waste to allow more resources for soldiers and their families. Graphic is a reproduction charcoal sketch of a soldier drinking coffee in the trenches. (2 copies)
    • Do Not Be Fooled by the Lies of the Enemy

    • 1914-1918 circa
    • 35.5 x 55.5 cm. Black and white with red accents. This bulletin assures the public that the U.S. government has no intention of seizing private food reserves from its citizens, but reminds that hoarding of food or collecting more than is reasonable...
    • Victory is a Question of Stamina

    • 1917
    • 53 x 72.5 cm. Color. Graphic showing soldiers advancing on the battlefield with the slogan: Victory is a Question of Stamina. Poster encourages the public to send more wheat, meat, fats, and sugar, the alleged fuel for fighters.
    • L'Italia

    • 1917
    • 52.5 x 71 cm. Color. A reminder that the people of Italy need more meat, wheat, fat, and sugar. English translation: Eat less of these foods so they can go to our people and troops.
    • This Is What God Gives Us

    • 1917 circa
    • 53 x 73.5 cm. Color. Poster showing graphic of storehouse filled with fresh produce with the message: This is what GOD gave us. What are you giving so that others may live? Eat less wheat, meat, fats, sugar. Send more to Europe or they will starve.
    • How Can You Afford Those Extra War Bonds

    • 1939-1945 circa
    • 60.5 x 77.5 cm. Color. Poster advertising the need for Americans to buy more war bonds. Graphic shows a soldier who lost a leg being welcomed home by his sweetheart. The message at the bottom reads, Is it a sacrifice to buy bonds?
    • 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!...
    • Fish is a Fighting Food

    • 1943
    • 50.5 x 71 cm. Color. Government issued poster illustrating the need for fishing companies to catch more fish in support of the war effort. Graphic shows fishermen hauling buckets of fish onto a wooden dock.
    • Use It Up-Wear It Out-Make It Do!

    • 1943
    • 56 x 71.5 cm. Color. Government issued poster encouraging Americans to use household goods as long as possible to allow more resources for the war effort. Graphic shows a woman mending a man's jeans as he fixes a lawn mower. (2 copies)

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