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  • Post your Letters before Noon

    Post your Letters before Noon

    (posters) Made by: General Post Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 3623

    whole: the title extends across the centre, superimposed over the image. image: a postman walking left to right through a featureless landscape. Over his shoulder he carries an oversized envelope, the seal of which takes the shape of a stop-watch. text:...

  • Post Early

    Post Early

    (posters) Made by: General Post Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 4036

    whole: the main title occupies the upper half of the poster in a bright yellow Bauhaus-style typeface, against a loosely rendered blue background. The subtitle is positioned below in a free-hand text style. image: text only. text: AUSTIN COOPER post...

  • Telegraph Less

    Telegraph Less

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 4041

    whole: the image is positioned to the left, with the text placed upper right and the title lower right. image: two telegraphists sitting in profile, side-by-side. The nearer one types telegrams on a large black typewriter, while the other feeds in...

  • Post Christmas letters by 20th December

    Post Christmas letters by 20th December

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 3627

    whole: the title and image are integrated and set against a background merging yellow to brown. image: a calendar page showing '20 December', with the number in large green figures. A blue stamped envelope appears through a tear in the page....

  • Airgraphs get Priority

    Airgraphs get Priority

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 4034

    whole: the title and image are integrated and arranged left to right over a scumbled blue and grey background. Crude handling with the title made to appear stencilled. image: two overlapping strips of paper, the first coloured grey and white and the...

  • Post before Noon

    Post before Noon

    (posters) Made by: General Post Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 3622

    whole: the title is positioned below the image. image: a large grey pocket watch with hands in the form of human hands, one blue and one red. The blue hand holds a letter. The lower half of the poster is coloured yellow, the top half is blue. On the...

  • Letters for the Forces and Merchant Navy

    Letters for the Forces and Merchant Navy

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 3616

    whole: the title is arranged in banner form at the top, with a dark blue text box below. Both are set against a roughly rendered grey background. image: text only. text: AUSTIN COOPER Letters for the Forces and Merchant Navy airgraphs are the cheapest...

  • Telegraph Less

    Telegraph Less

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor) 1943

    Art.IWM PST 3618

    whole: the title covers the entire poster area, and is set against a mid-blue background. The word 'telegraph' is held within a rectangular frame and word 'less' set over an air-brushed horizontal band. image: text only. text:...

  • Airgraphs get Priority

    Airgraphs get Priority

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 3637

    whole: the title and image are integrated, and set against a white background. image: a bird, shaped like an aircraft, flies left to right towing a series of paper sheets. text: LETTERS to the FORCES AIRGRAPHS get PRIORITY GPO LEWITT-HIM Printed for H.M...

  • Your Christmas Packets and Parcels

    Your Christmas Packets and Parcels

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 3636

    whole: the title is positioned above and below the central image, all set against a light blue background. image: a brown and white dog pushes a yellow trolley with its front paws from left to right. The trolley is laden with four parcels. text: YOUR...

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