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The wandering Australian Aborigine improvises a Mia-Mia - a scant branch and bark shelter that serves as protection from the oppressive heat, wind or rain : Let your protection be : London and Manchester Assurance Company Limited, 16 Finsbury Circus, London EC2
Bib ID 7862620
Format PicturePicture [still image, text, sheet]
Description London : London and Manchester Assurance Company Limited, [between 1960 and 1969?] 
1 poster : colour ; 28 x 61 cm 
Summary

An original vintage advertising poster for the London and Manchester Assurance Company from their "Let your protection be" series of posters which describes the various ways different indigenous peoples from around the world protect themselves, implying that its insurance policies are the natural protection for modern life today. The artwork on the right hand side of the poster features people around a shelter by trees in the Australian outback under a scorching bright sun with the text on the left hand side.

Biography/History

Founded in 1869, the London & Manchester Assurance Company was acquired by Friends Provident (renamed Friends Life) in 1998, which was taken over by Aviva in 2015.

Notes

Caption title.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors London and Manchester Assurance Company, issuing body
Also Titled

Let your protection be : The wandering Australian Aborigine improvises a Mia-Mia

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