Newsmap. Monday, August 17, 1942 : week of August 7 to August 14

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Solomon Islands, New Guinea, Aleutians, China, India, Western Europe, Yugoslavia, Mediterranean, Russia.

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

Map insets show Solomon Islands, Russian front.

Includes photographs: view of Tulagi; German fighter; Facing the Nazis; Sniper suit; A traitor covers up; Club for U.S. forces on London.

Back:
British Battle Dress. Includes 6 photograhs, 4 drawings with accompanying text.

Creator(s): [United States]. Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 17, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 190
Past 30 days: 10
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 17, 1942
  • Digitized: July 20, 2006
Coverage:
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England
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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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Solomon Islands
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New Guinea Island
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
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China
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India
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Serbia and Montenegro
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Russia
From August 7, 1942 to August 14, 1942
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Solomon Islands, New Guinea, Aleutians, China, India, Western Europe, Yugoslavia, Mediterranean, Russia.

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

Map insets show Solomon Islands, Russian front.

Includes photographs: view of Tulagi; German fighter; Facing the Nazis; Sniper suit; A traitor covers up; Club for U.S. forces on London.

Back:
British Battle Dress. Includes 6 photograhs, 4 drawings with accompanying text.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 17"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 469049 "
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1099.

Physical Description:

3 maps on 1 sheet : some col. ; sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): United Kingdom | Yugoslavia | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Mediterranean
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 17
Added Title: British Battle Dress
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 47829206 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/17
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1016
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image