Newsmap : You can stop the--black market : don't buy or sell on it!

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Hand with pointing index finger emphasizes the message that "you" are instrumental in controlling the illegal buying and selling of goods.

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1 sheet : col. ill. ; 89 x 120 cm.

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[United States.] Army Information Branch. 1946.

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  • Main Title: Newsmap : You can stop the--black market : don't buy or sell on it!
  • Added Title: Newsmap ; v. 5, no. 4
  • Series Title: Newsmap

Description

Hand with pointing index finger emphasizes the message that "you" are instrumental in controlling the illegal buying and selling of goods.

Physical Description

1 sheet : col. ill. ; 89 x 120 cm.

Notes

The University of North Carolina Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume IV No. 4"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Listed in 1947 Monthly Catalog, p. 125.

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  • OCLC: 60925888
  • Government Documents No.: W 109.207:5/4
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc813

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  • Publication Title: Newsmap
  • Volume: 5
  • Issue: 4

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World War Two Collection

These materials focus on World War II 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.

World War Two Newsmaps

The Newsmaps were published by the U.S. War Department during World War II. They usually feature maps displaying the theaters of conflict, and often include narrative descriptions of war-related events. Some feature photographic essays or poster-like designs on themes such as enemy insignias, demobilization, and farm loans.

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  • 1946

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  • Oct. 20, 2006, 8:07 a.m.

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[United States.] Army Information Branch. Newsmap : You can stop the--black market : don't buy or sell on it!, poster, 1946; [New York, N.Y.]. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc813/: accessed February 24, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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