'A Cook's Ticket', SE&CR poster, 1910.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
'A Cook's Ticket Will Take You Anywhere on the South Eastern & Chatham Railway'. Poster produced for the South Eastern & Chatham Railway (SE&CR) to promote rail links with round the world travel tickets offered by the tour operator Thomas Cook & Son. The poster shows a woman wearing Edwardian walking attire holding a walking stick, standing on a globe. Thomas Cook (1808-1892) established his travel firm in 1841, offering holidays to worldwide destinations. Artwork by an unknown artist.