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United States Office of War Information

Overview
Works: 1,522 works in 1,951 publications in 1 language and 12,365 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Maps  Military history  Personal narratives  Documentary films  Sources  Drama  Biography 
Roles: Consultant, Editor, Publisher, Photographer
Classifications: TR820.5, 779.9973917
Publication Timeline
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Publications about United States Publications about United States
Publications by United States Publications by United States
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Bound for glory : America in color, 1939-43 by Paul Hendrickson ( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member 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 ( )
4 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member 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 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American handbook by United States ( Book )
5 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member 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
Memphis Belle a story of a Flying Fortress by William Wyler ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the crew of the bomber Memphis Belle on a war-time 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 true glory from D-Day to the fall of Berlin by Imperial War Museum (Great Britain) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member 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
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 157 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary depicting the World War II campaign in Europe from D-Day to V-E Day
U.S. news review ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member 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 photographs of Ben Shahn by Ben Shahn ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Battle stations for all : the story of the fight to control living costs by United States ( Book )
2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. news review ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1942 and 1943 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member 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
The photographs of Marion Post Wolcott by Marion Post Wolcott ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radar, a report on science at war by United States ( Book )
6 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The photographs of Gordon Parks by Gordon Parks ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fotografier fra Library of Congress' samling
War jobs for women by United States ( Book )
3 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbook of emergency war agencies by United States ( Book )
2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World at war ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1941 and 1995 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the trend toward war during the decade of 1931-1941, showing the events in Asia and Europe from the Japanese invasion of Manchuria in 1931 to the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Prelude to war by Frank Capra ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1942 and 1993 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member 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
State absentee voting and registration laws by United States ( Book )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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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
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
Etats-Unis War information office
Hypēresia Plērophoriōn tōn Hēnōmenōn Politeiōn
Informat︠s︡ionnoe bi︠u︡ro S.Sh.A.
O.W.I.
Office d'information de guerre des Etats-Unis.
Office d'information de guerre des États-Unis d'Amérique
Office of Facts and Figures
Office of War Information.
Oficina de Información de Guerra de los EE. UU.
OWI
Secretaria das Informações de Guerra dos E.U.A.
Stany Zjednoczone. Office for Emergency Management. Office of War Information.
Ufficio informazioni di guerra degli Stati Uniti d'America
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
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 (140)
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