Hemp For Victory Movie

Title

Hemp For Victory Movie

Description

An informational film produced in 1942 by the United States Department of Agriculture to encourage farmers to grow hemp for the war effort during World War II. The film details the many industrial uses of hemp, including cloth and cordage, as well as a detailed history of the plant's use. The film pays special attention to hemp agriculture in the states of Wisconsin and Kentucky. Directed by Raymond Evans; written by Brittain B. Robinson; narrated by Lee D. Vickers.

Date

Rights

Public Domain.
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Format

Language

eng

Identifier

cannabis-068-hempvictory

Temporal Coverage

Original Format

Citation

United States Department of Agriculture, “Hemp For Victory Movie,” American Institute of the History of Pharmacy Digital Collection, accessed August 9, 2022, https://aihp.omeka.net/items/show/275.