Newsmap. Monday, June 22, 1942 : week of June 12 to June 19

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts. Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Includes inset maps: Strategic distances in the North Pacific ; Attu Island ; the Rat Island group ; Jap drives [in China]. Photographs: Jungle fighting; Battle of Carriers; Planes that hit the enemy; Swimming through flames; Tomahawk takes it.

Back: "These are some of the weapons which checked Hitler's armies." Includes photographs: Moving in column to the attack -- Armored train alert -- Light armored cars -- Anti-aircraft alarm -- Ready to fire -- Formation to the front -- Anti-aircraft machine gun -- Woods used for cover -- Mortar ready to fire -- Amphibian tanks on land... -- Horse-drawn anti-tank gun -- ... and on the sea.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: June 22, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 414
Past 30 days: 23
Yesterday: 2
Creator (Distributor):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Info: distributor
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 22, 1942
  • Digitized: July 20, 2006
Coverage:
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Russia
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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 - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
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Australia
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China
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Libya
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Romania
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group - Near Islands Island Group - Attu Island
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group - Rat Islands Island Group
From June 12, 1942 to June 19, 1942
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts. Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Includes inset maps: Strategic distances in the North Pacific ; Attu Island ; the Rat Island group ; Jap drives [in China]. Photographs: Jungle fighting; Battle of Carriers; Planes that hit the enemy; Swimming through flames; Tomahawk takes it.

Back: "These are some of the weapons which checked Hitler's armies." Includes photographs: Moving in column to the attack -- Armored train alert -- Light armored cars -- Anti-aircraft alarm -- Ready to fire -- Formation to the front -- Anti-aircraft machine gun -- Woods used for cover -- Mortar ready to fire -- Amphibian tanks on land... -- Horse-drawn anti-tank gun -- ... and on the sea.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 9."
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 451482"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1099.

Physical Description:

5 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; sheet, 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Rumania | Coral Sea | Midway Island | Mediterranean | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 9
Added Title: Russia has held the Nazis since June 22, 1941
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 63120379 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/9
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc973
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image