Maine Potato Week World War 1 poster, 1918

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Maine Potato Week World War 1 poster, 1918

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World War I poster entitled, "Maine Potato Week April 28 to May 3 inclusive Eat More Potatoes and save the wheat. Every potato you eat is a bullet fired point blank at a made-in-Germany peace."

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About This Item

  • Title: Maine Potato Week World War 1 poster, 1918
  • Creator: The C.H. Glass Co.
  • Creation Date: 1918
  • Subject Date: 1918
  • Town: Bangor
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper, poster
  • Dimensions: 97.5 cm x 63 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 463, World War 1 poster collection, #1041
  • Collection: WPA broadsides relating to Maine, Massachusetts, and World War I
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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