Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. 262nd week of the war, 144th week of U.S. participation Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. 262nd week of the war, 144th week of U.S. participation
  • Added Title Newsmap. Monday, 18 September, 1944 : week of 6 September to 13 September, 262nd week of the war, 144th week of U.S. participation
  • Series Title Newsmap ; v. 3, no. 22
  • Added Title The Conquest and Liberation of France

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.

Publisher

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

Date

  • Creation: 1944-09-18
  • Digitized: 2006-04-23

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Front: Text describes action on various war fronts : France, Eastern front, Philippines, Italy, China. Maps: Europe; Where American 3rd and 7th armies joined forces [France-Germany]; Central Asia: China attacks/Jap drives/B-29 target [markers on a map of China near Chungking]; [Advances in Italy and the Balkans]. Photographs: Sgt. Lewis F. Clancy talks over old times with Petit Victor in Oise, France; B-24 Liberators are hit and downed by Luftwaffe in Austria. Back: A chronological series of maps illustrate the conquest and liberation of France [1939-1944]. Includes photograph: French children salute and wave at soldiers in an armored tank.
  • Physical Description: 9 maps on 1 sheet : 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: France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Maps.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: Europe
  • Place Name: France
  • Place Name: Germany
  • Place Name: East & Southeast Asia
  • Start Date: 1944-09-06
  • End Date: 1944-09-13
  • Place Name: Philippines
  • Place Name: Italy
  • Place Name: China
  • Place Name: Central Asia

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: 60849769
  • Government Documents No.: W 109.207:3/22
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc906

Note

  • Display Note: Front: "Volume III No. 22F" "Prepared from public sources of information" "U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944 - 591000" Back: "Volume III No. 22B" Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 1216.
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