Creator

Date Original

1943

Description

This collection contains one Number 3 ration book issued to Roy W. Morris Sr. around 1943.

Biographical/Historical Note

In May of 1942, the U.S. Office of Price Administration (OPA) froze prices on practically all everyday goods, starting with sugar and coffee. War ration books and tokens were issued to each American family, controlling how much gasoline, tires, sugar, meat, silk, shoes, nylon and other items any one person could buy.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.055.016

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Roy W. Morris ration book, SMC.055.016

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Roy W. Morris ration book, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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