Newsmap. Monday, September 28, 1942 : week of September 18 to September 25

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: North Africa, Russia, Madagascar, Solomons, New Guinea, China, Burma, Western Europe.

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

Inset maps show the drive on Port Moresby, East China, South Russia.

Includes photographs: "Jap midget starts new mission", Testing M4 tanks, Japanese target [Port Moresby air field], Russian front-- Kuban sector, Victory fleet.

Back:
Jungle Warfare. 18 photographs showing scenes of jungle warfare accompanied by text describing the challenges faced by soldiers in that environment.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: September 28, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 473
Past 30 days: 25
Yesterday: 0
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: September 28, 1942
  • Digitized: July 21, 2006
Coverage:
Place
Solomon Islands - Guadalcanal Province - Guadalcanal Island
Place
Africa
Place
Australia/Oceania
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Central America and Caribbean
Place
Central Asia
Place
East & Southeast Asia
Place
Europe
Place
Middle East
Place
North America
Place
South America
Place
South Asia
Place
Russia
Place
Madagascar
Place
Solomon Islands
Place
New Guinea Island
Place
China
Place
Myanmar
Place
Germany
Place
England
From September 18, 1942 to September 25, 1942
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: North Africa, Russia, Madagascar, Solomons, New Guinea, China, Burma, Western Europe.

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

Inset maps show the drive on Port Moresby, East China, South Russia.

Includes photographs: "Jap midget starts new mission", Testing M4 tanks, Japanese target [Port Moresby air field], Russian front-- Kuban sector, Victory fleet.

Back:
Jungle Warfare. 18 photographs showing scenes of jungle warfare accompanied by text describing the challenges faced by soldiers in that environment.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 23."
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 469049"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1360.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): North Africa | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Burma | Western Europe
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 23
Added Title: Jungle Warfare
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48001164 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/23
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1009
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image