Posters

Poster; Light, power & speed, by Charles Sharland, 1910
Simple name : Poster
Date : 1910
Collection : Posters
Object location : Covent Garden
Reference number : 1983/4/48
Size : H 1016mm, W 635mm
Publisher : Underground Electric Railway Company Ltd : 1910
Printer : Waterlow & Sons Ltd
Descriptive size : Double royal
Content text : UNDERGROUND LIGHT POWER & SPEED SEASON TICKET RATE 3 MONTHS 3rd CLASS FROM THIS STATION TO MANSION HOUSE #1:15:0
Additional information : This Underground poster was designed by Charles Sharland in 1910. It features one of the new trains that were introduced with the electrification of the District Railway in 1905.
Title : Light, power & speed
Colour : Light Green,Yellow,Green
Printed by : Waterlow & Sons Ltd
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