Newsmap. Monday, June 8, 1942 : week of May 29 to June 5

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Cologne and Essen flattened -- Tiny subs find Sydney ready -- the Japanese "save face" -- Army of 4 1/2 million for '42 -- Mexico welcomed into war -- Rommel's forces turned -- Hitler's hangman dies -- Poison gas used in China -- Armies shift in Russia.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show Libyan battle, Dutch Harbor, Axis drives and British attacks at Libyan; Unalaska Is.; Unalaska Bay.

Includes photographs: Producing the big seacoast rifles; Red gound defense on the Russian front; Nazis' Focke-Wulf 190 fighter; Yanks saw a motor show put on by Aussies; 4-motored Stirling bombers used over Cologne.

Back:
Enemy Tanks Are Vulnerable. Includes 10 photographs with descriptive text below each.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: June 8, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 335
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 8, 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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England
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Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia - Köln National District - Cologne
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Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia - Düsseldorf National District - Essen
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Australia - New South Wales - Sydney
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New Guinea Island
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Japan
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Mexico
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France
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China
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Russia
From May 29, 1942 to June 5, 1942
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Cologne and Essen flattened -- Tiny subs find Sydney ready -- the Japanese "save face" -- Army of 4 1/2 million for '42 -- Mexico welcomed into war -- Rommel's forces turned -- Hitler's hangman dies -- Poison gas used in China -- Armies shift in Russia.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show Libyan battle, Dutch Harbor, Axis drives and British attacks at Libyan; Unalaska Is.; Unalaska Bay.

Includes photographs: Producing the big seacoast rifles; Red gound defense on the Russian front; Nazis' Focke-Wulf 190 fighter; Yanks saw a motor show put on by Aussies; 4-motored Stirling bombers used over Cologne.

Back:
Enemy Tanks Are Vulnerable. Includes 10 photographs with descriptive text below each.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 7."
"Prepared from public sources on information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 451482"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 867.

Physical Description:

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

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Keyword(s): Midway Island | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 7
Added Title: Enemy Tanks Are Vulnerable
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 63120907 |
  • GOVNO: W 107.7:1/7
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc975
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public