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United States Office of War Information

Overview
Works: 1,516 works in 1,931 publications in 1 language and 12,198 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Maps  History  Military history  Personal narratives  Sources  Biography 
Roles: Consultant, Editor, Photographer, Publisher
Classifications: TR820.5, 779.9973917
Publication Timeline
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Publications about United States
Publications by United States
Most widely held works about United States
 
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Bound for glory : America in color, 1939-43 by Paul Hendrickson( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 885 libraries worldwide
Presents 180 full-color photographs from the Library of Congress's Farm Security Administration collection, taken by FSA photographers from 1939 to 1943, creating a portrait of America as it began to emerge from the Great Depression and prepared to fightWorld War II
A war atlas for Americans ( Map )
3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Times of sorrow & hope : documenting everyday life in Pennsylvania during the Depression and World War II : a photographic record ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
American handbook by United States( Book )
3 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
An adaptation and expansion of the handbook designed originally for the use of the Office of war information outposts throughout the world. A condensed version by the News and feature bureau of the Office of war information was published in London, 1943, under title: A handbook of the United States of America
Michigan remembered : photographs from the Farm Security Administration and the Office of War Information, 1936-1943 ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
"In the collection of the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress are more than 1500 photographs of the state of Michigan during the depression and wartime years of the 1930s and 1940s, taken by some of the most talented photographs of that generation." "The FSA photographs have become the nation's visual memory of these trying times. Michigan Remembered contains 150 of these images, chosen to represent various geographic areas of Michigan, the economic diversity of the state and its people, and a broad range of subjects ranging from urban and industrial scenes of Detroit and the surrounding areas to images of the Upper Peninsula and rural and community life in the Lower Peninsula."--BOOK JACKET
The true glory from D-Day to the fall of Berlin ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Disc 2: From D-Day to Paris: Covers the liberation of Cherbourg and Caen, the German counterattack on Mortain, and culminates with the liberation of Paris. From Paris to the Rhine: Covers the war during the last months of 1944 including the war in the Balkans, Hungary and Scandinavia. From the Rhine to Victory: Covers the closing stages of the war against Germany including the Western Allies crossing the Rhine, the opening of concentration camps and the capture of Berlin
The photographs of Ben Shahn by Ben Shahn( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Battle stations for all : the story of the fight to control living costs by United States( Book )
5 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
The True glory ( visu )
22 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
A documentary depicting the World War II campaign in Europe from D-day to V-E Day. Includes an introduction by Dwight D. Eisenhower
U.S. news review ( visu )
2 editions published between 1942 and 1943 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
News stories include the introduction of the Mosquito reconnaissance bomber, the war in New Guinea, urging those at home to repair appliances as new ones are not available, the bombing on Naples, Italy, a letter to his fellow workers from machinist Arthur Hocking whose son has been killed in the war urging them to do everything possible to wind up the war, the United States Coast Guard song is played over scenes of Coast Guard life
U.S. news review ( visu )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Newsreel contains stories about Veronica Lake getting her hair cut to promote worker safety, how absence from factory jobs can affect soldiers, how women going to war is affecting the care of children, British planes bomb Bremen, a sing-along version of the Army Air Corps song
The Memphis Belle a story of a flying fortress ( visu )
2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Portrays a bombing mission over Germany during World War II, including preparations for the raid, the takeoff from England, the flight, bombing the submarine base at Wilhelmshaven, and the return to base
The photographs of Marion Post Wolcott by Marion Post Wolcott( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Radar, a report on science at war by United States( Book )
6 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
The photographs of Gordon Parks by Gordon Parks( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Fotografier fra Library of Congress' samling
War jobs for women by United States( Book )
4 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
A booklet prepared for women seeking jobs during World War II
Handbook of emergency war agencies by United States( Book )
3 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
To the shores of Iwo Jima ; plus, the battling bastards of Bataan ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Pictorial record of the struggle for Iwo Jima and battle footage of the defeat at Bataan and Corregidor
State absentee voting and registration laws by United States( Book )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Prelude to war by Frank Capra( visu )
6 editions published between 1942 and 1993 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Reviews events from 1933 to 1939, including the Japanese conquest of Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the rise of Hitler. Also discusses the Axis plan of world conquest
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity United States. Department of State. Interim International Information Service

controlled identity United States. Office for Emergency Management

controlled identity United States. Office for Emergency Management. Division of Information

controlled identity United States. Office of Coordinator of Information

controlled identity United States. Office of Facts and Figures

controlled identity United States. Office of Government Reports

Amerika Gasshukoku Senji Johokyoku
Amerika Senji Johokyoku
Bippa
Biuro Informacji Wojennych.
Biuro informacyj wojennych Stanów Zjednoczonych
Bi︠u︡ro informat︠s︡ii S.Sh.A.
Bi︠u︡ro voennoĭ informat︠s︡ii S.Sh.A.
Etats-Unis. Office d'information de guerre
États-Unis. Office for Emergency Management. Office of War Information
États-Unis Office of War Information
Etats-Unis War information office
Hypēresia Plērophoriōn tōn Hēnōmenōn Politeiōn
Informat︠s︡ionnoe bi︠u︡ro S.Sh.A.
O.W.I.
Office d'Information de Guerre
Office d'information de guerre des Etats-Unis.
Office d'information de guerre des États-Unis d'Amérique
Office d'Information de Guerre United States
Office of Facts and Figures
Office of War Information.
Office of War Information United States
Oficina de Información de Guerra de los EE. UU.
Owi
OWI Abkuerzung
Secretaria das Informações de Guerra dos E.U.A.
Stany Zjednoczone. Office for Emergency Management. Office of War Information.
Stany Zjednoczone Office of War Information
Ufficio informazioni di guerra degli Stati Uniti d'America
United States Office d'Information de Guerre
United States. Office for Emergency Management. Office of War Information
United States. Office of Facts and Figures
United States. Office of war information
United States. Ufficio Informazioni di Guerra
United States. War information office
United States. War Information, Office of
Upplýsingaskriftstofu Bandaríkjanna
USA Department of State Office d'Information de Guerre
USA Department of State Office of War Information
USA Office d'Information de Guerre
USA Office of War Information Ehemalige Vorzugsbenennung SWD
アメリカ ガッシュウコク センジ ジョウホウキョク
アメリカ センジ ジョウホウキョク
アメリカ戦時情報局
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English (124)
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