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Tripping by train poster


This late-1940s advertisement, starring a streamlined KA locomotive, was one of hundreds of eye-catching posters, pamphlets and maps produced by the Railways Studios and publicity branch.


Alexander Turnbull Library,
Reference: Eph-E-RAIL-1940s-01
Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa must be obtained before any reuse of this image.

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