Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Air Transport Command

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Front: Map with text shows routes of the Army's Air Transport Command as of 1 September 1945. Back: The text and maps highlight the Naval Air Transport Service (Atlantic and Pacific wings).

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1 sheet (both sides) : ill. (b&w, green, blue) ; 89 x 120 cm.

Creation Information

[United States.] Army Information Branch November 5, 1945.

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

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  • Main Title: Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Air Transport Command
  • Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 4, no. 29
  • Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, 5 November, 1945 : week of 23 October to 30 October
  • Added Title: Air Transport Command
  • Added Title: Naval Air Transport Service

Description

Front: Map with text shows routes of the Army's Air Transport Command as of 1 September 1945.

Back: The text and maps highlight the Naval Air Transport Service (Atlantic and Pacific wings).

Physical Description

1 sheet (both sides) : ill. (b&w, green, blue) ; 89 x 120 cm.

Notes

Front: "Volume IV No. 29F"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 136

Back: "Volume IV No. 29B"

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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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Creation Date

  • November 5, 1945

Start & End Dates

  • October 23, 1945 - October 30, 1945

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Oct. 19, 2006, 10:30 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Jan. 6, 2010, 2:05 p.m.

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[United States.] Army Information Branch. Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Air Transport Command, poster, November 5, 1945; [New York, N.Y.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc847/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.