get away for a day by train

publisher:
British Railways, Southern Region
artist:
Berkoff

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British Railways poster,get away for a day by train
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Poster, British Railways Southern Region, Get Away for a Day by Train, by Berkoff, about 1962. Coloured lithograph depicting a small boy in red and whiteswimming trunks. he is wearing flippers on his feet and is carrying a spade. He holds the hand of an adult, partially visible, dressed in grey trousers and a red and white t-shirt. At bottom left is the British Railways 'totem' log with the word "Southern". Additional text reads "Ask at your local station or travel agent about cheap trips".

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1978-1098
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
status:
Permanent collection

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