Newsmap : The Mediterranean area : a troop information program map

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

Description

Large map of the Mediterranean area with insets of South Tyrol, Dodecanese Islands, and Venezia Giulia. "Shaded areas indicate disputed territories." Separate, supplemental memorandum gives correction to the boundary line between Greece and Turkey.

Physical Description

4 maps on 1 sheet : col.; 89 x 120 cm.; scales not given.

Creation Information

[United States.] Army Information Branch 1946.

Context

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 538 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this poster or its content.

Distributor

Publisher

Audiences

We've identified this poster as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this poster useful in their work.

Provided By

UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Serving as both a federal and a state depository library, the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department maintains a collection of over 1 million items in a variety of formats including print, microform, audiovisual, maps, posters, musical scores, LPs, CD-ROMs, and Web documents. The department is a member of the FDLP Content Partnerships Program and an Affiliated Archive of the National Archives.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this poster. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Titles

  • Main Title: Newsmap : The Mediterranean area : a troop information program map
  • Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 5, no. 2

Description

Large map of the Mediterranean area with insets of South Tyrol, Dodecanese Islands, and Venezia Giulia. "Shaded areas indicate disputed territories." Separate, supplemental memorandum gives correction to the boundary line between Greece and Turkey.

Physical Description

4 maps on 1 sheet : col.; 89 x 120 cm.; scales not given.

Notes

The University of North Carolina Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume V No. 2"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 848.

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this poster in the Digital Library or other systems.

Collections

This poster is part of the following collections of related materials.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on the World War II era from 1939 to 1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection 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.

What responsibilities do I have when using this poster?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this poster.

Creation Date

  • 1946

Coverage Date

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Oct. 20, 2006, 8:04 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 11, 2014, 11:55 a.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this poster last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 1
Total Uses: 538

Where

Geographical information about where this poster originated or about its content.

Place Name

Publication Place

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • map marker Automatically generated Publication Place coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Poster

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Viewing

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[United States.] Army Information Branch. Newsmap : The Mediterranean area : a troop information program map, poster, 1946; [New York, N.Y.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc815/: accessed May 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.