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WPM, about 1950

This is a photograph of the exterior of the WPM Golden Jubilee Exhibition Train 1949-1950. The train had two large coaches housing room schemes and wallpaper displays and it visited 25 towns and cities during its six month tour. During this time is attracted about 400,000 visitors from the trade and the general public.

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Colour photograph in border.

height: 235mm
width: 360mm

Further Reading

de Joia, Roberta (ed). A Popular Art: British Wallpapers 1930-1960 (Exhibition Catalogue). London: Middlesex University Press, 1989.