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PHOTOS: 1940s wartime posters urge rail passengers to “stay put”
Posted By Amanda Bayhi On July 19, 2013 @ 8:00 am In Featured Articles,News & Analysis | No Comments
Well, according to some 1940s posters Retronaut has gathered , Britain’s Railway Executive Committee urged citizens to “stay put” and avoid “taking unnecessary journeys.” The wartime posters, stored on Railways Archive , were a series of political posters that promoted saving rail primarily for military use.
Check out some of the posters below, then head over to Retronaut to view more .
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