[New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch]: New Zealand, the playground of the Pacific. Get in the "queue" for Queenstown. C M Banks Ltd, Litho, Wn. / Railway Studio [ca 1934]

[New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch]: New Zealand, the playground of the Pacific. Get in the "queue" for Queenstown. C M Banks Ltd, Litho, Wn. / Railway Studio [ca 1934]
Date
1934 - 1935
By
C M Banks Ltd
Ref
Eph-E-TOURISM-Queenstown-1934-01
Description

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 lists the names of agencies from which information can be obtained: The New Zealand High Commissioner in London, New Zealand Trade and Tourist Commissioner in Toronto Canada, New Zealand Trade and Tourist Commissioner in Sydney Australia, New Zealand Government Tourist and Trade Bureau in Melbourne Australia, and the General Manager of the New Zealand Government Tourist Department in Wellington.

This poster differs from that at Archives New Zealand AAOK, W3241, no 40, which has additional wording "Best reached by rail" and aimed at the domestic market. The 'New Zealand railways magazine' shows this image with the "Best reached by rail" addition, in its issue for 1 November 1934.

Other Titles - Q

Quantity: 1 colour art print(s).

Physical Description: Chromolithograph and silkscreen print, 1005 x 640 mm.

Additional description

Alternative form available: Scanned from original

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Format
1 colour art print(s), Ephemera, Chromolithographs, Screen prints, Posters, Chromolithograph and silkscreen print, 1005 x 640 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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C M Banks Ltd. [New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch]: New Zealand, the playground of the Pacific. Get in the "queue" for Queenstown. C M Banks Ltd, Litho, Wn. / Railway Studio [ca 1934]. Ref: Eph-E-TOURISM-Queenstown-1934-01. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/31984341

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