Newsmap. Monday, October 12, 1942 : week of October 2 to October 9

Description:

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

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

Inset maps show Aleutian Islands; Southwest Pacific.

Includes photographs: Nazi medium artillery field pieces, Long range patrol, Canadian paratroopers graduate, "Paratroopers train for action".

Back:
Convoy. 15 photographs with text describe a typical journey of a convoy of troops across an ocean.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: October 12, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 107
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Distributor):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 12, 1942
  • Digitized: July 21, 2006
Coverage:
Place
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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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
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New Guinea Island
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Russia
From October 2, 1942 to October 9, 1942
Description:

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

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

Inset maps show Aleutian Islands; Southwest Pacific.

Includes photographs: Nazi medium artillery field pieces, Long range patrol, Canadian paratroopers graduate, "Paratroopers train for action".

Back:
Convoy. 15 photographs with text describe a typical journey of a convoy of troops across an ocean.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 25."
"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 : col. ; sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Mediterranean | Western Europe | Southwest Pacific
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 25
Added Title: Convoy
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 62206709 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/25
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1007
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image