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Your government warns, prepare for winter now!
Your government warns, prepare for winter now!
Resource Typeimage
TitleYour government warns, prepare for winter now!
Coverage / Year1944
DescriptionPoster, color, 20 x 28 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
InterpretationThe Solid Fuels Administration for War was established in 1943. The term "solid fuels" refers to all types of coal. Some of administration's functions were: 1. To serve as a liaison between solid fuel producers and agencies of the federal government. 2. To recommend to the War Production Board programs for distribution of solid fuels deemed necessary to meet military and essential industrial requirements. 3. To provide adequate supplies of solid fuels for military, and essential industrial and civilian requirements. 4. To work with the rationing authorities in creating plans for civilian rationing of solid fuels.
Lesson Plans / ThemesWorld War II;
Learning Standards14 Political systems; 16 History;
Author or CreatorUnited States. Interior Department. Solid Fuels Administration for War
Subject / KeywordsEnergy conservation; Winter; World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects--United States ; War posters, American ; World War II
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library
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Resource Identifierww20153p
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