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London, Dunstable and Watford, England

Place of creation

United Kingdom


sold by: Western Art Union and Thoburn & Abbot

1 print / estampe : colour lithograph on wove paper
Support: 126.000 x 101.400 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 7
90: Open
Other accession no.
1983-027 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1983-27-7
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour slide format available

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: ...Our factories depend more and more on the tropics for their raw material. This comes west while in exchange our goods steam east through the canal...Copra comes from coconuts and is shown being prepared in the picture on the right. It is the dried kernel of the nut and is rich in valuable oils used, among other purposes, for margarine ...B4...
Inscription: (Partial Transcription)

Subject heading

1. Suez Canal.
2. Transportation.
3. transport.
4. British Empire // Empire Marketing Board // Suez Canal // Sugar producers .
5. Advertisement - Production - Empire Marketing Board.
6. Publicitaire - Produit - Empire Marketing Board.


Other system control no.