Newsmap. Monday, January 11, 1943 : week of January 1 to January 8

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Rabaul, Solomons, Pacific, Wake, New Guinea, Burma, North Africa, Russia, Aleutians.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Includes inset maps: Tunisia; USSR. Photographs: Japanese Bull's eye [a Nip carrier making a perfect circle trying to escape in the Battle of Midway]; "Kamerad" in Tunisia; Waiting for actions on a U.S. carrier; "General winter".

Back: "Learn to Recognize These Vehicles" poster gives identifying features and illustrations of various heavy tanks and self-propelled artillery.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: January 11, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 117
Past 30 days: 6
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Author):
[United States.] Army Orientation Course

prepared and distributed by Army Orientation Course, Special Service Division, Services of Supply. Rm. 2E580 Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D. C.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Info: Distributed by Army Orientation Course, Special Service Division, Services of Supply. Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D. C.
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 11, 1943
  • Digitized: July 21, 2006
Coverage:
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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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Papua New Guinea - East New Britain Province - Rabaul
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Solomon Islands
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United States - Wake Islands Possession
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New Guinea Island
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Myanmar
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Russia
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
From January 1, 1943 to January 8, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Rabaul, Solomons, Pacific, Wake, New Guinea, Burma, North Africa, Russia, Aleutians.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world. Includes inset maps: Tunisia; USSR. Photographs: Japanese Bull's eye [a Nip carrier making a perfect circle trying to escape in the Battle of Midway]; "Kamerad" in Tunisia; Waiting for actions on a U.S. carrier; "General winter".

Back: "Learn to Recognize These Vehicles" poster gives identifying features and illustrations of various heavy tanks and self-propelled artillery.

Note:

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

"Volume 1, No. 38"
"From public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 469049"
Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 251.

Physical Description:

3 maps on 1 sheet : col. and b&w ; sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Burma | North Africa | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 38
Added Title: Learn to Recognize These Vehicles : Heavy Tanks and Self-Propelled Artillery
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48120805 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/38
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc993
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image