THANK YOU for the great comments and photos! I am in awe!
To answer the question about VGs being in lawns... they were EVERYWHERE!
Here's some stats from 1943:
- 53,095 REGISTERED family gardens
- 14,062 children’s gardens
- 39,469,647 sq ft (908 acres)
- 55,000 lbs of produce
- Plus there were an additional 100,000 "unregistered" gardens...
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