World news of the week, Monday, Dec. 30, 1940, volume 3, no. 17.

One of 388 posters in the series: American War Posters available on this site.

Description

Illustrated color map with textual news highlights for the week of December 20 to December 26, 1940.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 90 x 120 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. December 30, 1940.

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This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 311 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Titles

  • Main Title: World news of the week, Monday, Dec. 30, 1940, volume 3, no. 17.
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

Illustrated color map with textual news highlights for the week of December 20 to December 26, 1940.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 90 x 120 cm.

Notes

"Published and copyrighted, 1940, by News Map of the Week, Inc., ... Orleans Street, Chicago, Illinois"

This is a commercially produced "news map", which is different from a federal Newsmap.

Not listed in library catalogs or indexes as of 6/5/06.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 816
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 NMW 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc137

Collections

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World War Poster Collection

From World War I French victory figures to grim views of the Nazi regime, these posters demonstrate the power of words and images.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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Creation Date

  • December 30, 1940

Start & End Dates

  • December 20, 1940 - December 26, 1940

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 2:13 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Sept. 23, 2011, 11:50 a.m.

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World news of the week, Monday, Dec. 30, 1940, volume 3, no. 17., poster, December 30, 1940; Chicago, Ill.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc137/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.