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London, Dunstable and Watford, England

Place of creation

United Kingdom


sold by: Promo Québec

1 print / estampe : color lithograph on wove paper
Support: 126.000 x 0.000 cm

Scope and content

Two different posters glued together.
Formerly catalogued as EMB-SUEZ-001
Formerly catalogued as EMB-SUEZ-002
Previous accession number - 1984-4-824X

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Under the supervision of an art archivis
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-109535
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
B099/X9 Item no. assigned by LAC 5
90: Open
Other accession no.
1983-027 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1983-27-5
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour slide format available

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: ...Fifteen million tons of British shipping-no other nation sends more than on sixth of this huge figure - pass every year through the canal...Sugar cane, the subject of the picture on the left, is grown all over our wide tropical Empire- in Mauritius, The West Indies, British Guina, Fiji, South Africa, Queensland, India and East Africa...B2...
Inscription: (Partial Transcription)

Subject heading

1. Suez Canal.
2. Transportation.
3. transport.
4. Great Britain // Empire Marketing Board // Suez Canal // Shipping .
5. Advertisement - Production - Empire Marketing Board.
6. Publicitaire - Produit - Empire Marketing Board.


Other system control no.