• Creator
  • United States. War Production Board
  • Created Date
  • 12-5-01
  • Description
  • Poster, color, all lettered, 14.25 x 20 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office. During World War II many consumer goods were rationed for civilians in order to supply more goods for both American and Allied troops. Among the items rationed were sugar, red meat, gas, oil, coffee, and rubber. In October 1942 fuel oil was rationed. During the especially cold winter of 1942-43 this brought numerous protests from citizens. A... more
    Poster, color, all lettered, 14.25 x 20 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office. During World War II many consumer goods were rationed for civilians in order to supply more goods for both American and Allied troops. Among the items rationed were sugar, red meat, gas, oil, coffee, and rubber. In October 1942 fuel oil was rationed. During the especially cold winter of 1942-43 this brought numerous protests from citizens. A temperature of 65 degrees was set as the standard for homes, by the federal government. World War II. 14 Political systems; 16 History. less
  • Format
  • Ww20019p.jpg