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    War Propaganda Poster (U.S. Food Administration, 1918). World War I Poster No. 14 (21" X 29") "Keep it Coming...Waste Nothing". 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. However the Food Administration did support rationing in order to feed more soldiers and their families while their men were overseas. This poster features a quote by General John J. Pershing and artwork by George Illian. An unrestored poster with good color and an overall very presentable appearance. It may have tears, paper loss, and/or edge wear. Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. Rolled, Fine+.


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