Newsmap. Monday, August 24, 1942 : week of August 14 to August 21

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Northern France, Air assault, Allied conference, Southwest Pacific, Mediterranean, Russia, North Africa, Aleutians, China, Brazil.

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

Inset maps show The European theatre, Main area of operations in the Solomons, USSR.

Includes photographs: Landing party; Commando glider; Last stop in North Africa; War in the heart of Africa.

Back:
China's Cadets. 10 photographs are accompanied by text.

Creator(s): [United States]. Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 24, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 140
Past 30 days: 12
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: August 24, 1942
  • Digitized: July 20, 2006
Coverage:
Place
China
Place
Africa
Place
Australia/Oceania
Place
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
France
Place
England
Place
Solomon Islands
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Russia
Place
United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
Place
Brazil
Place
Solomon Islands - Guadalcanal Province - Guadalcanal Island
From August 14, 1942 to August 21, 1942
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Northern France, Air assault, Allied conference, Southwest Pacific, Mediterranean, Russia, North Africa, Aleutians, China, Brazil.

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

Inset maps show The European theatre, Main area of operations in the Solomons, USSR.

Includes photographs: Landing party; Commando glider; Last stop in North Africa; War in the heart of Africa.

Back:
China's Cadets. 10 photographs are accompanied by text.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 18"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 469049"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1212.

Physical Description:

4 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; on 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 | North Africa | Mediterranean | Southwest Pacific | European Theater
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 18
Added Title: China's Cadets
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48010415 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/18
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1015
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image