Monday, September 20, 2021

Episode 21: Who's Vital for Victory? Veterinarians!


Journal of American Veterinary Medical Association
August 1943

Welcome to the supplemental material and recipes for Episode 21 all about veterinarians and their impact on food during WWII! Enjoy the Allied Laboratories ads, the photograph, cookbook, and recipes!

Ads: April 1943, June 1943

Ads: July 1943, December 1942

Inspection of Dairy Operations, 1945
National Archives
(see resources below)

Cookbook Feature: Meat in the Meal for Health Defense, 1942
Check out this cute cover front and back!


Nifty chart for figuring out what to make using beef along with a chart of thriftier cuts of meat:

A good ol' vitamin chart of meats and dairy products, ca. 1942


Farming in the 1940s: Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Service in Wartime. Veterinary Magazine Corporation, 1942.

The Journal of American Veterinary Medical Association, 1942-1943.


Inspection of Dairy Operations
Original caption: "Dairy plant inspection - Routine Port function. Checking sources of milk supply at Oakland Dairy, Lee Hall, Virginia, are Mr. Smith, and Captain Jacob B. Richter 0-332768, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Acting Port Veterinarian. Official photograph U.S. Army Signal Corps, Hampton Roads Port of Embarkation, Newport News, Virginia." 1945.

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