New Zealand the playground of the Pacific. Get in the "queue" for Queenstown: Best reached by rail

New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch, Maker;  C. M. Banks Limited, Printer; 

1930s
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Maker and Role
New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch, Maker
C. M. Banks Limited, Printer
Production Date
1930s
Description
Colour illustrated poster designed by the Railway Studios, printed by C.M. Banks Limited.

Poster aimed at the domestic market advertising rail journeys and tourism in Queenstown. Illustration shows a bird's eye view of Queenstown with the Remarkables in the distance, and a group of climbers in the foreground. One sits on the lower curve of the "Q" and waves. The text below the image describes rail journey: "By Rail to Kingston or Cromwell, for round trips connecting by Lake Steamer and Motor, over Lake Wakatipu and through the Kawarau Gorge.
Physical Description
1 poster : colour illustration ; 63 x 101 cm
Media/Materials
Current Rights
No known copyright restrictions
Accession No
ART-2019-20.11
Credit Line
New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch et al. 1930s. New Zealand the playground of the Pacific. Get in the "queue" for Queenstown: Best reached by rail, ART-2019-20.11. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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