Newsmap. Monday, July 20, 1942 : week of July 10 to July 17

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, North Africa, Vichy fleet, Atlantic, Madagascar, Jugoslavia, Burma, China.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Includes inset maps: Battle of Midway, Battleground in North Africa, Russian Front.

Photographs: U.S. carrier is hit; Somewhere in Australia; Night bloom; Desert daybreak; Taken from Rommel; All-Chinese gun crew; Seagoing tractor on test; Ride through hell.

Back: Text and illustrations promote the WEFT (Wing, Engine, Fuselage, Tail) method of aircraft recognition.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: July 20, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,369
Past 30 days: 39
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 20, 1942
  • Digitized: July 20, 2006
Coverage:
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United States
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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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Serbia and Montenegro
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Myanmar
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China
From July 10, 1942 to July 17, 1942
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, North Africa, Vichy fleet, Atlantic, Madagascar, Jugoslavia, Burma, China.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Includes inset maps: Battle of Midway, Battleground in North Africa, Russian Front.

Photographs: U.S. carrier is hit; Somewhere in Australia; Night bloom; Desert daybreak; Taken from Rommel; All-Chinese gun crew; Seagoing tractor on test; Ride through hell.

Back: Text and illustrations promote the WEFT (Wing, Engine, Fuselage, Tail) method of aircraft recognition.

Note:

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

"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 451482"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1099.

Physical Description:

3 maps on 1 sheet : col., b&w and blue ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scale varies ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection

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Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Jugoslavia | Yugoslavia | Burma | Atlantic Ocean
Contributor(s):
  • Illustrator : Coggins, Jack Illustrator for "WEFT Is a System for Aircraft Recognition"
Added Title: WEFT is a system for aircraft recognition
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 13
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48120790 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/13
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1020
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image