Newsmap. Monday, August 3, 1942 : week of July 24 to July 31

Description:

Text describes action on various war fronts: New Guinea -- China -- Philippines -- Siberia --Mediterranean -- Western Europe -- Russia. Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Includes inset maps: Action in New Guinea -- Drive to the Caucasas -- Vital distances in Europe, Africa, and Western Asia.

Photographs: Combat photo taken through a submarine's periscope of a sinking Japanese destroyer -- U.S. aid to Russia -- Tommy goes over [method of crossing a river] -- Jap 'Belly tank' -- Stingers on the Flying Fortress.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 3, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 137
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 3, 1942
  • Digitized: 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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New Guinea Island
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China
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Philippines
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Russia - Siberia General Region
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Russia
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Germany
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England
From July 24, 1942 to July 31, 1942
Description:

Text describes action on various war fronts: New Guinea -- China -- Philippines -- Siberia --Mediterranean -- Western Europe -- Russia. Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Includes inset maps: Action in New Guinea -- Drive to the Caucasas -- Vital distances in Europe, Africa, and Western Asia.

Photographs: Combat photo taken through a submarine's periscope of a sinking Japanese destroyer -- U.S. aid to Russia -- Tommy goes over [method of crossing a river] -- Jap 'Belly tank' -- Stingers on the Flying Fortress.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.

"Volume 1, No. 15"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 451482"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1099.

Physical Description:

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

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Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Mediterranean | Western Europe | Great Britain
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 15
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 62471791 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/15
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1018
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image