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    Sale 2512 | Lot 225
    Price Realized: $1,560With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2512 Lot 225

      (WORLD WAR II.) Bureau of Public Relations, War Department. Large collection of "Newsmap" issues. 36 large folding informational poster maps. Approximately 34x47 inches each sheet size overall; a few with small tears and minor tape desiccations but generally very good. Washington DC: US Government Printing Office, 1943-1945

      Estimate $700 - 1,000

      Large group of "Newsmap" issues, which were distributed by the War Department to provide weekly progress and the latest news of World War II. Each issue contains at least one map, other illustrations of wartime activity, and columns of informative text. The present collection contains the following issues: Volume II, nos. 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 36; Volume III, nos. 1f, 2f, 4f, 5f, 6f, 7f, 8f, 9f (June, 1944, ie D-Day), 10f, 11f, 15f, 16f, 19f, 20f, 21f, 23f, 27f, 30f, 32f; Vol IV, no. 8f, 10f, 11f.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,560