Newsmap for the Armed Forces : the sea-air navy : 319 warships set for Atlantic and Pacific fleets

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Front: Text describes proposed post-war Atlantic and Pacific U.S. fleets. Shows graphic silhouettes of the different types of ships. Includes chart of proposed Navy personnel. Back: Let's not be fooled again... Text includes: Pro-German attitude grows as U.S. troops fraternize -- We talk tough, but we act soft -- Soldier's opinions of Germans rising. Reasons given for post-war occupation of Germany.

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1 sheet : col. ; 89 x 120 cm.

Creation Information

[United States.] Army Information Branch February 25, 1946.

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  • Main Title: Newsmap for the Armed Forces : the sea-air navy : 319 warships set for Atlantic and Pacific fleets
  • Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 4, no. 45
  • Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, 25 February, 1946 : week of 12 February to 19 February
  • Added Title: Let's not be fooled again...

Description

Front:
Text describes proposed post-war Atlantic and Pacific U.S. fleets.
Shows graphic silhouettes of the different types of ships.
Includes chart of proposed Navy personnel.

Back:
Let's not be fooled again... Text includes: Pro-German attitude grows as U.S. troops fraternize -- We talk tough, but we act soft -- Soldier's opinions of Germans rising. Reasons given for post-war occupation of Germany.

Physical Description

1 sheet : col. ; 89 x 120 cm.

Notes

Front: "Volume IV No. 45F"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"

Back: "Volume IV"

Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 848.

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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.

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  • February 25, 1946

Start & End Dates

  • February 12, 1946 - February 19, 1946

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Oct. 19, 2006, 11:18 p.m.

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  • Jan. 5, 2010, 5:36 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[United States.] Army Information Branch. Newsmap for the Armed Forces : the sea-air navy : 319 warships set for Atlantic and Pacific fleets, poster, February 25, 1946; [New York, N.Y.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc829/: accessed February 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.