Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. V-E Day + 10 weeks, 187th week of U.S. participation in the war

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Front: 8 years of war in China with chart of significant dates. Shows Japanese held areas as of 10 July with distances between larger cities. Map of Southeast Asia. Includes inset map of Asia. Includes 3 photographs. Back: [Quote from General Somervell] Burn this thought into your minds ...

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2 maps : col. and b&w ; on sheet, 90 x 120 cm.

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[United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch July 16, 1945.

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  • Main Title: Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. V-E Day + 10 weeks, 187th week of U.S. participation in the war
  • Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 4, no. 13
  • Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, 16 July, 1945 : week of 3 July to 10 July, V-E Day + 10 weeks, 187th week of U. S. participation in the war
  • Added Title: 8 Years of War in China
  • Added Title: Burn this thought into your minds ...

Description

Front:
8 years of war in China with chart of significant dates. Shows Japanese held areas as of 10 July with distances between larger cities.

Map of Southeast Asia. Includes inset map of Asia.

Includes 3 photographs.

Back:
[Quote from General Somervell] Burn this thought into your minds ...

Physical Description

2 maps : col. and b&w ; on sheet, 90 x 120 cm.

Notes

Front: "Volume IV No. 13F"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 591000"

Back: "Volume IV No. 13B"

Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 136

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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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  • July 16, 1945

Start & End Dates

  • July 3, 1945 - July 10, 1945

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Oct. 19, 2006, 9:46 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • March 20, 2017, 2:20 p.m.

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[United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch. Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. V-E Day + 10 weeks, 187th week of U.S. participation in the war, poster, July 16, 1945; New York, N.Y.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc864/: accessed May 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.