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Tasmania : the angler's paradise
Bib ID 6809017
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, text, sheet]
Online Versions
Printer Melbourne : Troedel & Cooper, Pty. Ltd. 1933
Description Hobart : Tasmanian Tourist Bureau, 1933 
©1933 
1 poster : colour ; 100 x 620 cm 
Summary

Poster promoting travel in Tasmania. Features an image of a rainbow trout with an open carpenter's ruler beside it, on a green background. The title appears partly in white lettering in a red panel at the upper edge and partly in black lettering at the upper left of the image. "Rainbow trout (actual size), weight 17 lb. 10 ozs. ; caught in River Ouse, 1933 ; length 30 1/2 in., girth 22 1/2 in." appears at the upper left of the image. "Information from Director Tasmanian Government Tourist Bureau, Hobart, Tasmania ; from branches of Tasmanian Government Tourist Bureau in Launceston, Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, Perth ; or from the Agent-General for Tasmania, Australia House, London. Ask for illustrated folder concerning trout fishing in Tasmania." appears at lower right of the image. Logo of the Tasmanian Tourist Bureau appears lower left. "Troedel & Cooper Pty. Ltd., photoprint, Melb., Vic., Australia. 1010/33." appears lower right.

Notes

Caption title.

National Library of Australia's copy, mounted on linen, has repaired pin holes and minor tears. Backing measures 111.5 x 73 cm

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-138352162

Subjects Travel posters, Tasmania.  |  Travel posters, Australian  |  Advertising -- Tourism -- Posters.  |  Tourism -- Tasmania -- Marketing -- Posters  |  Fishes -- Tasmania -- Posters.  |  Trout fishing -- Tasmania -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Tasmanian Government Tourist Bureau, issuing body
Terms of Use Copyright restrictions may apply. 
Exhibited Exhibited: "The Catch: Fishing Collection in Focus", National Library of Australia, 17 December 2019 - 14 June 2020. 

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