Newsmap. Monday, June 29, 1942 : week of June 19 to June 26 Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Newsmap. Monday, June 29, 1942 : week of June 19 to June 26
  • Series Title Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 10
  • Added Title Our fighting ships

Creator

  • Distributor: [United States]. Army Orientation Course
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: [United States.] Army Orientation Course.
    Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]

Date

  • Creation: 1942-06-29
  • Digitized: 2006-07-20

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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: The siege of Sevastopol ; Theater of operations in the Aleutians. Photographs: Battle along the Atlantic; Damaged Japanese cruiser following Battle of Midway; Loading supplies; Moving on Moulmein; Russian Front; Trying Aussie favorite; West Coast patrol; Raising damaged Japanese midget sub. Back: Text describes the principal combat ships in fleets around the world. Includes photos of battleship, aircraft carrier, cruiser, submarine, destroyer, torpedo boat, minesweeper, and net tender.
  • Physical Description: 3 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; sheet, 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Warships -- United States.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American.
  • Keyword: U.S.S.R.
  • Keyword: Soviet Union

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States
  • Place Name: Ukraine - Krym Autonomous Republic - Sevastopol'
  • Start Date: 1942-06-19
  • End Date: 1942-06-26
  • Place Name: Africa
  • Place Name: Australia/Oceania
  • Place Name: Central America and Caribbean
  • Place Name: Central Asia
  • Place Name: East & Southeast Asia
  • Place Name: Europe
  • Place Name: Middle East
  • Place Name: North America
  • Place Name: South America
  • Place Name: South Asia
  • Place Name: Russia
  • Place Name: United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
  • Place Name: China
  • Place Name: Libya
  • Place Name: United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group - Near Islands Island Group - Attu Island
  • Place Name: United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group - Rat Islands Island Group - Kiska Island

Collection

  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII
  • Name: World War Two Newsmaps
    Code: NMAP

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Poster

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • OCLC: 48010723
  • Government Documents No.: W 109.107:1/10
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1023

Note

  • Display Note: Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging. "Volume 1, No. 10." "Prepared from public sources of information." "U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 451482" Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1099.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K