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FIRST FOOD STAMP, 1939.
Food stamp aimed to reduce the farm surplus by allowing those on relief to trade a $1.00 stamp for $1.50 worth of food. Stamp, 1939.
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PRINTING FOOD STAMPS, 1939.
The first printing of food stamps, aimed to reduce the farm surplus by allowing those on relief to trade a $1.00 stamp for $1.50 worth of food, Washinton D.C. Photograph, April 1939.
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MILO PERKINS (1901-1964).
American bureaucrat and first administrator of the Department of Agriculture's Food Stamp Program. Photograph, c1939.
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WORLD WAR I.
Food supply in Germany: people queue up in front of a counter for food stamps - no further details - 1916/17.