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Rationing in the United States

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Rationing is the controlled distribution of scarce resources, goods, or services, or an artificial restriction of demand. Rationing controls the size of the ration, which is one's allotted porti...

What are war ration stamps worth? | Reference.com

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According to Exhibit Hall, war ration stamps are only worth a few cents... ... How do you determine the value of old stamps? Full Answer. Arizona Central states that some ration books with few missing stamps sell for $15 to $25 dollars in some ...

War Ration Book: Home Front | eBay

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Find great deals on eBay for War Ration Book in Collectible WW II Home Front Items. Shop with confidence.

WWII Ration Book: United States | eBay

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WW2 War Rations Books with Stamps World World Two Fuel Ration ... the U.S. government's Office of Price Administration established a system of rationing that  ...

Antique World War II ration books are not rare - AZCentral.com

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Jan 31, 2013 ... That May, the U.S. Office of Price Administration froze prices, and war ration books were issued to each American family dictating how much ...

Records from War Ration Books for Genealogy | World War Two ...

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Interestingly, the ration books issued during World War Two attempted to ... The Office of Price Administration (OPA) was in charge of rationing consumer goods ...

War ration book one (hfccp01025) - Ration Coupons on the Home ...

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Stamps #19-28 - designated as coffee stamps, valid for 1 lb. of coffee each for five weeks.. DCMI Type: Still Image. Title: War ration book one. Format: four-part.

Still Valuable: WWII Ration Coupons - Live Science

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Jun 5, 2009 ... "Sixty million Americans mobilized to win the war. They held concerts and sold war bonds to raise money; rationed foodstuffs and gasoline; and ...

world war ii ration books, 1943-45 - Indiana Historical Society

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Aug 28, 2006 ... During World War II rationing was designed primarily to distribute scarce goods ... ration books containing coupons good for a year's supply. ... The point value could fluctuate depending on scarcity and grocers were required ...

ration stamps - Alumnibhs.com

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In order to conserve strategic war materials, rationing of commonplace items was ... of Price Administration and ration books holding stamps used for purchasing ...

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A family's WWII ration books | Auction Finds

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Jan 25, 2012 ... Then I saw the title: War Ration Book 4. And then I saw Book ... price for it. Stores had to post both the price and the coupon value of a product.

Take a Closer Look at Ration Books - The National WWII Museum

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You see, the war caused shortages of all sorts of things: rubber, metal, clothing, etc. ... the U.S. government's Office of Price Administration established a system of rationing ... Every American was issued a series of ration books during the war.

Real Value Of World War Ii Ration Book Is Personal Not Monetary ...

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Sep 24, 2000 ... Q -- I have two objects in my possession that I would like to know more about. The first is a War Ration Book No. 3 with the stamps intact. I was 9 ...