Newsmap. Monday, September 21, 1942 : week of September 11 to September 18

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Madagascar, Solomon Islands, New Guinea, Aleutians, Far Eastern waters, Midway, China, West Coast, Western Europe, Mediterranean.

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

Inset maps show: Madagascar; Russian front (southern sectors), Madagascar in Africa

Includes photographs: Night falls in North Africa; Stinger [twin machine-gun]; It was "impossible" [Capt. Edward Ellsberg's sub salvage work]; Blimps hunt subs.

Back:
Somewhere in Alaska. 13 photographs are captioned. Text headlined: Alaska's Defenders Go Underground. Includes map labeled: Still Our Northern Frontier.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: September 21, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 177
Past 30 days: 11
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Distributor):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 21, 1942
  • Digitized: July 20, 2006
Coverage:
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United States - Alaska
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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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Russia
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Madagascar
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Solomon Islands
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New Guinea Island
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
Place
China
From September 11, 1942 to September 18, 1942
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Madagascar, Solomon Islands, New Guinea, Aleutians, Far Eastern waters, Midway, China, West Coast, Western Europe, Mediterranean.

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

Inset maps show: Madagascar; Russian front (southern sectors), Madagascar in Africa

Includes photographs: Night falls in North Africa; Stinger [twin machine-gun]; It was "impossible" [Capt. Edward Ellsberg's sub salvage work]; Blimps hunt subs.

Back:
Somewhere in Alaska. 13 photographs are captioned. Text headlined: Alaska's Defenders Go Underground. Includes map labeled: Still Our Northern Frontier.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 22."
"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.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Western Europe | Mediterranean | West Coast | Midway Island
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 22
Added Title: Somewhere in Alaska
Added Title: Still Our Northern Frontier
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48010593 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/22
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1010
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image