Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Operation Crossroads

Description:

Front: The text and illustrations highlight the issues in the atomic age, that humanity was perhaps at its most fateful crossroads.

Photographs: Labor, industry sign wage agreements -- Radar reaches the Moon -- Pacific rendezvous -- Felix Gouin leads France -- Hans goes to the polls.


Back: Highlights of 45 years (1901 - 1945) service of the Army Nurse Corps. Includes three photographs: U.S. nurses in Britain in 1918 -- Nurses in evacuation hospital, Sicily, 1943 -- Anzio : first nurses to receive Silver Star.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Information Branch
Location(s):
Creation Date: February 4, 1946
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 235
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Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Information Branch

Prepared and distributed by Army Information Branch.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [New York]
Date(s):
  • Creation: February 4, 1946
  • Digitized: May 2, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
Italy - Sicily Region
Place
Marshall Islands - Ralik Chain Island Group - Bikini Atoll
Place
Marshall Islands - Ralik Chain Island Group - Enewetok Atoll
From January 22, 1946 to January 29, 1946
Description:

Front: The text and illustrations highlight the issues in the atomic age, that humanity was perhaps at its most fateful crossroads.

Photographs: Labor, industry sign wage agreements -- Radar reaches the Moon -- Pacific rendezvous -- Felix Gouin leads France -- Hans goes to the polls.


Back: Highlights of 45 years (1901 - 1945) service of the Army Nurse Corps. Includes three photographs: U.S. nurses in Britain in 1918 -- Nurses in evacuation hospital, Sicily, 1943 -- Anzio : first nurses to receive Silver Star.

Note:

Front: "Volume IV No. 42F"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 848.

Back: "Volume IV"

Physical Description:

1 sheet : col. ill. ; 89 x 120 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 4, no. 42
Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, 4 February, 1946 : week of 22 January to 29 January
Added Title: Operation Crossroads
Added Title: 45 Years Of Service: Army Nurse Corps
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60926710 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:4/42
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc832
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image