Newsmap. Monday, September 14, 1942 : week of September 4 to September 11

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Madagascar, New Guinea, North Africa, China, Solomon Islands, Shipping, Galapagos Islands, Western Europe, Iceland.

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

Inset maps show The push on Port Moresby; The Russian front.

Includes photographs: The flag goes up, Marine bombers take off, Badly damged hangar, Inspecting a Flying Fortress at Malta, Memorial services for those killed during the Battle of Midway, Business end of Pom-Pom, Catafighter, U.S. Marines toughen up each other.

Back:
Maps Are Not True For All Purposes. 15 illustrations are accompanied by text describing some of the methods used to represent the world on a two-dimensional surface.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: September 14, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 859
Past 30 days: 9
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Orientation Course

Special Service Division, Services of Supply

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 14, 1942
  • : July 20, 2006
Coverage:
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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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New Guinea Island
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China
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Solomon Islands
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Iceland
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Germany
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England
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Ecuador - Insular Region - Galápagos Province - Archipiélago de Colón Island Group
From September 4, 1942 to September 11, 1942
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Madagascar, New Guinea, North Africa, China, Solomon Islands, Shipping, Galapagos Islands, Western Europe, Iceland.

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

Inset maps show The push on Port Moresby; The Russian front.

Includes photographs: The flag goes up, Marine bombers take off, Badly damged hangar, Inspecting a Flying Fortress at Malta, Memorial services for those killed during the Battle of Midway, Business end of Pom-Pom, Catafighter, U.S. Marines toughen up each other.

Back:
Maps Are Not True For All Purposes. 15 illustrations are accompanied by text describing some of the methods used to represent the world on a two-dimensional surface.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 21."
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 469049"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1212.

Physical Description:

3 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 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 | Western Europe | North Africa | Galapagos Islands
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 21
Added Title: Maps Are Not True For All Purposes
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60828451 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/21
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1011
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image