'Civic Centres - Birmingham', BR poster, 1948.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for British Railways (BR), promoting rail travel to Birmingham, in the West Midlands, showing an illustration of the city's Civic Centre, also known as 'Baskerville House'. Text beneath the image outlines the importance of Birmingham as an industrial city, and emphasises the role played by railways in the manufacturing activities of the city and the transportation of pasengers and freight. Printed by the Baynard Pres.