Newsmap. Monday, January 3, 1944 : week of December 22 to December 29, 1943, 225th week of the war, 107th week of U.S. participation Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Newsmap. Monday, January 3, 1944 : week of December 22 to December 29, 1943, 225th week of the war, 107th week of U.S. participation
  • Series Title Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 37
  • Added Title [Map of Papua New Guinea]

Creator

  • Distributor: [United States.] Army Orientation Course
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: Prepared and Distributed by Army Orientation Course, Morale Services Division, Army Service Forces, War Dept., 2E581 Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D.C.

Contributor

  • Distributor: [United States.] AAF. HQ. Air Adjutant General. Publications Division
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Army Air Forces distribution. Washington, D.C.
  • Distributor: [United States.] Navy Dept. BuPers. Educational Services Section
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Navy distribution. Washington, D.C.
  • Cartographer: United States. Office of Strategic Services
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: For map of Papua New Guinea: "Model prepared in the R and A Branch, O.S.S."

Publisher

  • Name: [United States.] Army Orientation Course
    Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1944-01-03
  • Digitized: 2006-05-01

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: New Britain, Air offensive, USSR, Italy, Scharnhorst, Command. Maps: Central Italy showing rivers and roads, Distance from London to the coast of France near Boulogne, Coastline of northern Scandinavia. Photographs: American 155mm gun fires on German positions at Mignano; American soldiers temporarily reside in holes on Venafro Ridge; Equipment retreating Germans used to tear up railroad tracks; Allied troops clear the torn up tracks to use the road bed as a highway; An LST lands at Mono Island. Back: Color map of northeast New Guinea/New Britain.
  • Physical Description: 3 maps on 1 sheet : col. (b&w and blue) ; 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 -- Italy -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- English Channel -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: New Guinea -- Maps.
  • Keyword: U.S.S.R.
  • Keyword: Soviet Union

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: Papua New Guinea
  • Start Date: 1943-12-22
  • End Date: 1943-12-29
  • Place Name: Papua New Guinea - New Britain Island
  • Place Name: England
  • Place Name: France
  • Place Name: Russia
  • Place Name: Italy

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: 60829193
  • Government Documents No.: W 109.207:2/37
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc942

Note

  • Display Note: "Volume II No. 37" "Prepared from public sources of information" "U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 538110" Back: "Model prepared in the R and A Branch. O.S.S." Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 463.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K