Newsmap : Army Areas

One of 214 posters in the series: Newsmap available on this site.

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Front: Map shows 6 army areas in the U.S as of 11 June 1946. "A troop information program map: 11 June 1946." Back: Graphic chart of the organization of the war department.

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1 map on 1 sheet : col. ; sheet 89 x 120 cm.; scale not given.

Creation Information

[United States.] Army Information Branch June 11, 1946.

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This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Two 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 513 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Front:
Map shows 6 army areas in the U.S as of 11 June 1946.
"A troop information program map: 11 June 1946."
Back:
Graphic chart of the organization of the war department.

Physical Description

1 map on 1 sheet : col. ; sheet 89 x 120 cm.; scale not given.

Notes

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
Front: "Volume V No. 3"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Back: "Volume V No. 3"
Listed in 1947 Monthly Catalog, p. 125.
On front of poster, "Third Army Area" is shown with the Seventh Army insignia.

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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.

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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  • June 11, 1946

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  • Oct. 20, 2006, 8:06 a.m.

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  • Oct. 1, 2014, 3:03 p.m.

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[United States.] Army Information Branch. Newsmap : Army Areas, poster, June 11, 1946; [New York, N.Y.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc814/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.