War gardens over the top: The seeds of victory insure the fruits of peace

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Title
War gardens over the top: The seeds of victory insure the fruits of peace
Subtitle
The seeds of victory insure the fruits of peace
Series
Prints, Drawings, and Watercolors from the Anne S.K. Brown Military Collection
Contributors
Barney, Maginel Wright, 1877-1966 (creator)
National War Garden Commission (creator)
Date Issued
1918
Abstract
Poster shows boy with hoe chasing fleeing vegetables to illustrate the success of growing food in local "victory gardens." Part of the National War Garden Commission's campaign to encourage Americans to raise more food and free resources for the United States military needs in World War I.
Keywords
World War, 1914-1918
Posters
Posters, American
Economic aspects
Victory gardens
Notes
Title from item.
Extent
1 art reproduction : poster ; 74 x 57 cm.

Citation

Barney, Maginel Wright, and National War Garden Commission, "War gardens over the top: The seeds of victory insure the fruits of peace " (1918). Prints, Drawings and Watercolors from the Anne S.K. Brown Military Collection. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library. https://repository.library.brown.edu/studio/item/bdr:242294/

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