Boys! Serve Your Country on the Farms

Recruiting poster for the New York Farm Cadets program, ca. 1917-1918. The program sought to lessen the strain that World War I put on state agriculture by sending urban schoolchildren to work on farms.
Identifier
NYSA_A4436-78_B1_F6_ReservePoster
Date
1917 – circa 1918
Language
English
Source
New York State Archives, New York (State). Military Training Commission. Administrative records and manuals relating to military training enrollments and the Farm Cadet Corps, 1917-1921. Series A4436-78, Box 1, Folder 6.
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Geographic Locations

New York