Vintage British Railway Posters is on view in the Charles Marvin Fairchild Memorial Gallery on the fifth floor of Georgetown University's Lauinger Library during the Fall 2001 semester.

Vintage British Railway Posters
From the Collection of
Jeremiah J. O'Connor
Fall 2001

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Great Western Railway (5)
London & North Eastern Railway (8)
Southern Railway (6)
Pullman (1)
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (4)
Great Eastern Train Ferries (1)

The twenty-five posters in the exhibition have been divided into the above six categories. Please click the links to see the illustrations. All posters are approximately 40 x 25 inches.

Great Western Railway
 
London and Birmingham
Forster
London and Birmingham
[London] Philip Reid ­ Designer & Printer
Not dated, but obviously very early, perhaps before 1923
Restaurant Car Services
Anonymous
Restaurant Car Services
London: The Dangerfield Printing Co., Ltd.
Not dated, but obviously very early, perhaps before 1923
   
The "Kings" Lead
Moy Thomas
The "Kings" Lead
Printer not stated
ca. 1935
I'll see you at Aberystwyth
Bruce Angrave, d.1983
I'll see you at Aberystwyth
London, Dunstable & Watford: Waterlow & Sons Ltd.
Not dated
   
Lucky Dogs!
F. Gardner
Lucky Dogs!
Nottingham: Howitt & Son
Not dated
   

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