Newsmap for the Armed Forces : The atomic question

Description:

Front: Text highlights some of the issues of using atomic energy and weapons. Includes information on the three-nation [U.S., Great Britain, Canada] declaration on atomic energy.

Photographs: Smoke from an atomic bomb blast towers miles above Nagasaki; All but the base of a steel tower holding an atomic bomb was vaporized during test explosion in New Mexico; Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer; These men took part in the atomic bomb conferences at the White House : Prime Minister Attlee; President Truman; Prime Minister Mackenzie King; T. L. Rowan, Attlee's secretary; Dr. Vannevar Bush, U. S. expert; Maj. Gen. E. I. C. Jacob, British expert; Representative Charles A. Eaton of New Jersey; Senator Brian McMahon of Connecticut; Canadian Ambassador Lester B. Pearson; Secretary of State James F. Byrnes; Representative Sol Bloom of New York; Admiral William D. Leahy; the Japanese city of Hiroshima after it had been leveled by an atomic bomb.


Back: Text and illustration give a progress report on demobilization of Army, Marines, and Navy as of 1 November 1945.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Information Branch
Location(s):
Creation Date: November 26, 1945
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
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Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Information Branch

Prepared and distributed by Army Information Branch, [New York].

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [New York, N.Y.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 26, 1945
  • Digitized: May 1, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
Japan
Place
Japan - Chūgoku Region - Hiroshima-ken Prefecture - Hiroshima
Place
Japan - Kyūshū-chihō - Nagasaki Prefecture - Nagasaki
From November 13, 1945 to November 20, 1945
Description:

Front: Text highlights some of the issues of using atomic energy and weapons. Includes information on the three-nation [U.S., Great Britain, Canada] declaration on atomic energy.

Photographs: Smoke from an atomic bomb blast towers miles above Nagasaki; All but the base of a steel tower holding an atomic bomb was vaporized during test explosion in New Mexico; Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer; These men took part in the atomic bomb conferences at the White House : Prime Minister Attlee; President Truman; Prime Minister Mackenzie King; T. L. Rowan, Attlee's secretary; Dr. Vannevar Bush, U. S. expert; Maj. Gen. E. I. C. Jacob, British expert; Representative Charles A. Eaton of New Jersey; Senator Brian McMahon of Connecticut; Canadian Ambassador Lester B. Pearson; Secretary of State James F. Byrnes; Representative Sol Bloom of New York; Admiral William D. Leahy; the Japanese city of Hiroshima after it had been leveled by an atomic bomb.


Back: Text and illustration give a progress report on demobilization of Army, Marines, and Navy as of 1 November 1945.

Note:

Front: "Volume IV No. 32F"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 136

Back: "Volume IV"

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 4, no. 32
Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, 26 November, 1945 : week of 13 November to 20 November
Added Title: The Atomic Question
Added Title: Progress Report on Demobilization
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 63109549 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:4/32
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc843
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image