MEDIA
Food—don't waste it
Original Author: Frederic G. Cooper, artist
Created: 1917–1918
Medium: Color lithograph poster

Food—don’t waste it

A graphic poster produced by the United States Food Administration during World War I urges civilians to conserve food supplies, to buy locally, and to use less wheat and meat. This was part of a campaign to protect food supplies—particularly meat and wheat—needed for the troops fighting abroad.

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