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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

posters
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

NSHS 6702.TIF

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