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Orient Line to Australia [picture] : Italy, Egypt, Ceylon
Bib ID 3695907
Format PicturePicture
Author
Cox, E. Albert, 1876-1955
 
Description [London : Orient Line?, ca. 1925] 
1 poster : col. ; 101 cm. 
Summary

Artwork depicting a heavily cloaked and hatted James Cook holding a sextant standing behind a globe. Either sides of it are a two funnelled steam ship and a ship with sails. On either sides of Cook's shoulders is the banner announcing the date of Australia's discovery. The background includes clouds. A travel poster promoting passage to Australia via the Mediterranean and Red Seas and the Indian Ocean.

Notes

"Capt James Cook discovered Australia 27 April 1770" - Banner

"Managers: Anderson, Green & Co. Ltd. 5 Fenchurch Avenue, London"

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Posters.  |  Orient Line Steam Navigation Company -- Posters.  |  Travel posters, English.  |  Travel posters -- Australia.  |  Cruise lines -- Great Britain -- Posters.  |  Australia -- Description and travel -- Posters.
Other authors/contributors Orient Steam Navigation Company
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Capt James Cook discovered Australia 27 April 1770

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