E.H. Spencer

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York (British Railways) The Gateway to History Guide From Info. Center, Public Library, c.1940's
E.H. Spencer

York (British Railways) The Gateway to History Guide From Info. Center, Public Library, c.1940's

Original lithograph poster

38.50 x 23 in

$5,800.00

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E.H. Spencer
E.H.Spencer, British Railways; The Baynard Press Poster, British Railways, North Eastern Region, York, The Gateway to History by E H Spencer, 1955. Coloured lithograph depicting six head and shoulder portraits of historic figures set against a background of Bootham Bar and York Minster. The portraits feature a Roman soldier; a Norman soldier; an archbishop; a Parliamentarian 'roundhead' soldier from the Civil War; a man in eighteenth century dress; and a medieval knight. "Guide from Information Centre, Public Library. Train services and fares from British Railways stations, offices and agencies." Text in the bottom margin reads "Published by British Railways (North Eastern Region) 55, Printed in Great Britain, The Baynard Press".
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