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    War Propaganda Poster (U.S. Food Administration, 1918). World War I Poster (20" X 30") "The Spirit of '18". War. When President Woodrow Wilson appointed Herbert Hoover as head of the Food Administration, Hoover decided to cut domestic consumption of foods needed overseas to avoid rationing for America. Gardening at home was one of the important methods used. An unrestored poster that may be slightly brittle due to age, show some paper loss or staining, very minor tape stains, writing in an unobtrusive place, and/or some very slight fading to colors. It is most likely in need of some degree of work or restoration. There is cellophane tape on the reverse. Grades on all restored items are pre-restoration grades; Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. Artwork by William McKee. Folded, Very Good+.

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    21st-28th Sunday-Sunday
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