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British Empire posters, 1942

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 22/57

Scope and Contents

British propaganda posters from the Second World War, printed in England by A.C. Ltd, listing the countries comprising the British Empire. At the centre of each poster is the face of a soldier from a particular colonial force.


  • 1942

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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope (2 posters)) : art work

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

The provenance of the collection is unknown.


This collection level description was created by RAS.


A C Ltd

Finding aid date

2004-07-02 14:19:04+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
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Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.