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Catalog Number 1960.001.223
Object Name Poster
Title Hunger
Scope & Content World War I poster with the message, "Hunger." The poster has a dark charcoal sketch of destitute mother with two young children. The artist's name, "Raleigh," is shown at the lower right corner of the sketch. Black and red printed text beneath the drawing shows "Hunger. For three years America has fought starvation in Belgium. Will you eat less - wheat, meat - fats and sugar that we may still send food in ship loads?" An American shield emblem and black printed text along the bottom shows "United States Food Administration." Small printed text in the lower left corner of the poster shows "No. 12."
Date c.1918
People Raleigh, Henry Patrick
Extent of Description 21" x 29"
Collection Military
Search Terms World War I
United States Food Administration
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