Newsmap. Monday, October 19, 1942 : week of October 9 to October 16

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various fronts: Solomons, New Hebrides, New Guinea, Aleutians, Far Eastern waters, Russia, Mediterranean, Western Europe.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show Guadalcanal Island, Tulagi; Russian front.

Includes photographs: Alaska road in use by December (construction of the Alaska Defense Highway); Zero fighter; in the Solomons; German mobile gun; Insect protection.

Back:
Airborne Command. 12 photographs with descriptive text and explanation of the role of airborne troops.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: October 19, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 126
Past 30 days: 16
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 19, 1942
  • Digitized: July 21, 2006
Coverage:
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United States
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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 Asia
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Solomon Islands
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Vanuatu
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New Guinea Island
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
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Japan
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Russia
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Malta
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Germany
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Solomon Islands - Guadalcanal Province
From October 9, 1942 to October 16, 1942
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various fronts: Solomons, New Hebrides, New Guinea, Aleutians, Far Eastern waters, Russia, Mediterranean, Western Europe.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show Guadalcanal Island, Tulagi; Russian front.

Includes photographs: Alaska road in use by December (construction of the Alaska Defense Highway); Zero fighter; in the Solomons; German mobile gun; Insect protection.

Back:
Airborne Command. 12 photographs with descriptive text and explanation of the role of airborne troops.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 26."
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 469049"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1360.

Physical Description:

3 maps on 1 sheet : some col. ; sheet 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): New Hebrides | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Mediterranean
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 26
Added Title: Airborne Command
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48010812 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/26
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1006
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image