Newsmap. Monday, July 6, 1942 : week of June 26 to July 2

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts including Midway, Western Europe, Russia, Egypt, Southwest Pacific, Mediterranean, China, and Jugoslavia.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Includes two inset maps: "Rommel drives east for Suez"; Nazi-Russian battles near Kursk.

Photographs: Saboteurs' weapons, Port of embarkation, Allied leaders in the Middle East [Major Gen. Russell L. Maxwell, General Sir Claude Auchinleck], Armoured observation car, U.S. Army troops in shadow of the pyramids; British mechanized unit salvages a disabled tank; Blocking Nazi tanks;"Production hits its stride".

Back: Poster features photographs of British weapons.

Creator(s): [United States]. Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: July 6, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 262
Past 30 days: 14
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 6, 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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United States - Wake Islands Possession
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Russia
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Egypt
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China
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Serbia and Montenegro
From June 26, 1942 to July 2, 1942
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts including Midway, Western Europe, Russia, Egypt, Southwest Pacific, Mediterranean, China, and Jugoslavia.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Includes two inset maps: "Rommel drives east for Suez"; Nazi-Russian battles near Kursk.

Photographs: Saboteurs' weapons, Port of embarkation, Allied leaders in the Middle East [Major Gen. Russell L. Maxwell, General Sir Claude Auchinleck], Armoured observation car, U.S. Army troops in shadow of the pyramids; British mechanized unit salvages a disabled tank; Blocking Nazi tanks;"Production hits its stride".

Back: Poster features photographs of British weapons.

Note:

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

"Volume 1, No. 10."
"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. ; sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary; Means modified Van der Grinten Projection.

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Keyword(s): Pacific Ocean | Mediterranean | Yugoslavia | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Jugoslavia | Midway Island
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 11
Added Title: British weapons
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48010662 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/11
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1022
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image