World War II Victory Gardens

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Lecture

Age Group:

Adults
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Food historian Sarah Wassberg Johnson uses an article from the 1942 Sunday New York Times entitled “Mr. & Mrs. Novice” to illustrate victory gardening propaganda during World War II. Using posters, Wassberg Johnson explains victory gardening in the context of the war as well as who was and who wasn’t targeted by propaganda. Register below for the Zoom information!