Posters

Poster; Transport for generations District line 125th anniversary, by Sebastian Budner, 1993
Simple name : Poster
Date : 1993
Collection : Posters
Object location : Acton Depot
Reference number : 1994/1313
Size : H 1016mm, W 635mm
Print code : 1293/4637/60(3262) 889/41206/21.5(10chgs)7405A
Publisher : London Underground Ltd : 1993
Descriptive size : Double royal
Content text : District Line Transport for generations District Line 125th anniversary Designed by Sebastian Budner, aged 11 a pupil at the Sacred Heart Junior School, Hammersmith The staff on the District Line would like to wish their customers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
Title : Transport for generations District line 125th anniversary
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Double royal : Double royal has been the standard poster size used by the Underground since 1908. This 40 x 25 inch format has been used almost exclusively by railway companies.
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