World War 2 Ration Books

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Dublin Core

Title

World War 2 Ration Books

Subject

Ration books

Description

Digital images of ration books from Jones Memorial Library Manuscript Collection 2049, the Brightwell Family Ration Books.

The collection includes ration books issued from 1942-1945 during World War II in Lynchburg, Virginia to members of the Brightwell family. These images include samples of ration books and coupons for sugar, gasoline, and other goods, including advisories about use of the books and price gouging.

Creator

United States Office of Price Administration

Publisher

George M. Jones Memorial Library (Lynchburg, Va.)

Date

1942-1945

Rights

George M. Jones Memorial Library (Lynchburg, Va.)

Relation

JMLMS2049FA

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Identifier

JMLMS2049.1-5

Citation

United States Office of Price Administration, “World War 2 Ration Books,” Digital Collections, accessed July 14, 2024, https://digitaljones.omeka.net/items/show/777.