UPDATED: Framingham State Hosting Exhibit of Food Posters From World War I

FRAMINGHAM – To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the US entry into World War I, Framingham State University is sponsoring a beautiful and thought-provoking exhibit of food posters from the U.S. Food Administration.  

Students in Art Professor Schneider’s Museum Studies class expanded on the themes in Nutrition Professor Schwartz’s personal collection of food posters to create a remarkable exhibit of artifacts from World War I

The food recommendations asked citizens to not waste food, eat local, plant gardens and eat less sugar to promote the theme, “Food Will Win the War.”  

The exhibit at at the Whittemore Library on the campus of the University. 

The exhibit will be open Mondays through Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 1 a.m., Fridays from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m., Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 1p.m. to 1 a.m.

Visitor parking is easiest in the evenings and on weekends.

Exhibit will remain open through the first week of May.

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: editor@FraminghamSource.com Phone: 508-315-7176

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