Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Code for the Conquered

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Front: Text describes principal points which disestablish the Reich and eliminate its war-making powers Photograph: A group of men in uniform and in street dress stand in the foreground appearing to read the code for the conquered. Back: Illustration of a serviceman in a hand-held test tube is accompanied by text giving points about identifying and preparing to pick a civilian job after discharge from the service.

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1 sheet : ill. (b&w and yellow) ; 89 x 120 cm.

Creation Information

[United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch October 8, 1945.

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  • Main Title: Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Code for the Conquered
  • Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 4, no. 25
  • Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, 8 October, 1945 : week of 25 September to 2 October
  • Added Title: What job are you best fitted for?

Description

Front: Text describes principal points which disestablish the Reich and eliminate its war-making powers


Photograph: A group of men in uniform and in street dress stand in the foreground appearing to read the code for the conquered.

Back: Illustration of a serviceman in a hand-held test tube is accompanied by text giving points about identifying and preparing to pick a civilian job after discharge from the service.

Physical Description

1 sheet : ill. (b&w and yellow) ; 89 x 120 cm.

Notes

Front: "Volume IV No. 25F"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 136

Back: "Volume IV No. 25B"

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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

  • October 8, 1945

Start & End Dates

  • September 25, 1945 - October 2, 1945

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Oct. 19, 2006, 10:18 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • March 20, 2017, 2:19 p.m.

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[United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch. Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Code for the Conquered, poster, October 8, 1945; [New York, N.Y.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc851/: accessed July 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.