'The Peak District for Picture Makers', MR poster, 1930s.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for Midland Railway (MR) promoting train services to the Peak District, which is promoted as an ideal destination for artists and especially photographers. The poster shows an elegant woman in a striped dres in the sunny countryside holding a bellows camera looking towards two children carrying a picnic basket up the hill. The setting is specified as Miller's Dale, a picturesque area with green rolling hills, trees and a waterfall. Artwork by Charles E Turner.