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Ephemera

Ephemera includes leaflets, booklets, guides and fare charts


The ephemera collection is made up of principally paper items that were not designed to last. The collections include leaflets containing information about events or services, produced by Transport for London, London Transport and predecessor companies. Also guides, illustrations, menus, rule books and press cuttings. Maps, timetables and tickets are held in separate collections.

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Princess Anne escorted by 4 men at the opening of the Museum

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This photo is from the official opening of the Museum on 28 March 1980. Director Peter Stephens is pictured escorting Princess Anne past the buses.

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