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The Resource The history of World War II as told in headlines of the Times

The history of World War II as told in headlines of the Times

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The history of World War II as told in headlines of the Times
Title
The history of World War II as told in headlines of the Times
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Language
eng
Summary
Promotional materials published by the Los Angeles Times consisting of a brown paper envelope containing 28 miniature reproductions (15 x 11 cm) of front pages of the Times, documenting important dates in the history of World War II between Sept. 3, 1939 and Aug. 15, 1945.
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CLU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The first leaf documents the beginning of the war as Britain and France declare war on Germany, followed by other pages with headlines documenting the entry of the German forces into Paris in 1940, Germany's declaration of war on Russia in 1941, bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941, invasion of Italy by Allies in 1943, D-Day, June 6, 1944, American fighting in the Philippines in 1945, death of President Franklin Roosevelt on April 13, 1945, V-E Day, May 7, 1945, bombing of Nagasaki on August 9, 1945, and the end of the war, August 15, 1945
Label
The history of World War II as told in headlines of the Times
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reproductions in brown paper envelope printed in brown, featuring a globe of the world and a Los Angeles Times front page
Dimensions
18 x 12 cm
Extent
28 unbound leaves in envelope
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: In envelope as issued. Stamped in red with name of Leo M. Kempton, 6566 Colgate Ave., WYoming 3012, Los Angeles 36, Calif., possibly distributed by him as an advertising item. Presented to Special Collections by Victoria Cochran in 2015, in memoriam to Roberta Hamilton, UCLA alumna.
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illustrated
System control number
  • (OCoLC)932549490
  • ucoclc932549490
Label
The history of World War II as told in headlines of the Times
Publication
Note
Reproductions in brown paper envelope printed in brown, featuring a globe of the world and a Los Angeles Times front page
Dimensions
18 x 12 cm
Extent
28 unbound leaves in envelope
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: In envelope as issued. Stamped in red with name of Leo M. Kempton, 6566 Colgate Ave., WYoming 3012, Los Angeles 36, Calif., possibly distributed by him as an advertising item. Presented to Special Collections by Victoria Cochran in 2015, in memoriam to Roberta Hamilton, UCLA alumna.
Other physical details
illustrated
System control number
  • (OCoLC)932549490
  • ucoclc932549490

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