Posters

Pair poster; Out and about; the farms, by James Arnold, 1950
Simple name : Pair poster
Date : 1950
Collection : Posters
Object location : unknown
Reference number : 1997/1473
Descriptive size : Pair poster
Title : Out and about; the farms
Colour : Brown,Green,Light Green
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