Joy of School Holidays Tripping by Train

Maker and role
New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch, Maker
New Zealand. Government Printer, Printer
Production date
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Object detail

Accession number
Production period
Colour lithograph printed poster issued by Publicity Branch New Zealand Railways, printed by E.V. Paul Government Printer.

Poster advertising train trips during school holidays. Promoting booking tickets early at Railway Offices, Government Tourist Bureaux and other travel agencies.

Shows colour illustrated image of railway locomotive, number KA 931, pulling a long train of carriages behind it through a green hilly landscape. A double pennant with the words "School" and "Holidays" flies above. Colours in illustration are greens, yellows, blues and reds.
Physical description
1 poster : colour illustration ; 57 x 89 cm
Credit Line
New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch et al. 1939-1942. Joy of School Holidays Tripping by Train, ART-2019-20.17. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Production place
New Zealand


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