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War Time

Nebraska 4-H'ers aided the national war effort during both world wars with victory gardens, scrap metal and paper drives, and by purchasing war bonds.


paper drive
4-H'ers participating in a paper drive.
NSHS RG1431, 1113, 6/6/1946 & RG1431, 1104-144

Photo of two 4-H posters from 1945.
NSHS RG1431m 1105-14J

Nebraska Farmer
Nebraska Farmer Magazine, Cover, "4-H Carries On," Sept., 1943.
NSHS 19441.TIF

page 5, Nebraska Farmer
Nebraska Farmer Magazine, "You Can Count On Us," Sept., 1941.
NSHS 19442.TIF

4-H and the War



4-H exhibit

4-H Takes Root
in Nebraska

The University

I Pledge...

Once a 4-H family;
Always a 4-H family

Club Work

Manuals, Songbooks,
Record books

Volunteer Leaders

Getting the Word Out

War Time

County Fair Time

State Fair


Club Weeks

National Congress
& Conference

State Camps

International Affairs

4-H Today

Centennial Celebration

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