Newsmap. Monday, November 16, 1942 : week of November 6 to November 13

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: North Africa, Libya, Southern Europe, New Guinea, Solomons, Russia, Aleutians, Far East waters, Madagascar.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Smaller map (3 insets): Invasion of Africa. Photographs: Practice led to invasion -- Tanks land for beach operation -- German planes caught by long-range fighters -- Captured Nazi officers perch on hood of British jeep.

Back: Why we fight! Also includes photographs.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: November 16, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 219
Past 30 days: 11
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Orientation Course

Prepared and Distributed by Army Orientation Course, Special Service Division, Services of Supply.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D. C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 16, 1942
  • Digitized: July 21, 2006
Coverage:
Place
Germany
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Italy
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Japan
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Africa
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Australia/Oceania
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Central America and Caribbean
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Central Asia
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East & Southeast Asia
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Europe
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Middle East
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North America
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South America
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South Africa
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Libya
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New Guinea Island
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Solomon Islands
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Russia
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
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Madagascar
From November 6, 1942 to November 13, 1942
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: North Africa, Libya, Southern Europe, New Guinea, Solomons, Russia, Aleutians, Far East waters, Madagascar.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Smaller map (3 insets): Invasion of Africa. Photographs: Practice led to invasion -- Tanks land for beach operation -- German planes caught by long-range fighters -- Captured Nazi officers perch on hood of British jeep.

Back: Why we fight! Also includes photographs.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.

"Volume 1, No. 30."

"Prepared from public sources on information."

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 469049"

Back: "NEWSMAP this week is devoted to a presentation of the over-all
theme of the War Department's new Orientation film 'PRELUDE TO WAR.' "

Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1471.

Physical Description:

2 maps on 1 sheet : col. and b&w ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | North Africa | Southern Europe
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 30
Added Title: Why We Fight!
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60844049 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/30
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1001
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image