Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. 278th week of the war, 160th week of U.S. participation Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. 278th week of the war, 160th week of U.S. participation
  • Added Title Newsmap ; v. 3, no. 38
  • Series Title Newsmap
  • Added Title Newsmap. Monday, 8 January, 1945 : week of 27 December, 1944 to 3 January, 1945, 278th week of the war, 160th week of U.S. participation
  • Added Title Germany and Its Approaches

Creator

  • Distributor: [United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch.
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: Prepared and distributed by Army Information Branch, Army Service Forces, 205 E. 42nd Street, New York 17, N.Y.

Contributor

  • Distributor: [United States.] Navy Dept. BuPers. Educational Services Section
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Navy distribution. Washington, D.C.
  • Cartographer: National Geographic Society
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: For map of Germany and its approaches: compiled and drawn in the cartographic section of the National Geographic Society for the National Geographic Magazine. "Copyright 1944 by the National Geographic Society, Washington D.C."

Publisher

  • Name: [United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch.
    Place of Publication: New York, N.Y.
    Additional Info: Preparer and distributor

Date

  • Creation: 1945-01-08
  • Digitized: 2006-07-19

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Jap-Held Island Hammered from Air, Philippines take Allied Aerial Blows, Allies Blunt German Western Front Drive, Battle Rages Inside Budapest. Maps: Burma, India, China -- Iwo-Jima -- Distance from Japan to Saipan -- Philippine targets -- Belgium region -- Central Europe -- Eastern front. Back: Map of Germany and its approaches.
  • Physical Description: 8 maps on 1 sheet : some col. ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany -- Maps.
  • Keyword: Iwo Jima

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: Europe
  • Place Name: Germany
  • Coverage Date: 1944-12-27/1945-01-03
  • Place Name: East & Southeast Asia
  • Place Name: Japan - Tokyo Prefecture - Iwo Jima Island
  • Place Name: Philippines
  • Place Name: Hungary - Budapest Capital City - Budapest

Citation

  • Publication Title: Newsmap
  • Volume: 3
  • Issue: 38

Collection

  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII
  • Name: World War Two Newsmaps
    Code: NMAP

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Poster

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • OCLC: 62190101
  • Government Documents No.: W 109.207:3/38
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc889

Note

  • Display Note: Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging. Front: "Volume III No. 38F" "Prepared from public sources of information." Back: "Volume III No. 38B" "U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944 - 591000" "Army Map Service. U.S. Army, Washington D.C. 139013, 1944" Listed in 1945 Monthly Catalog, p. 811.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K