Loose material relating to the Land Travelling Exhibition 'People at Work' section

Scope and Content


Council of Industrial Design Schedule of Exhibits for HAR's letterheading, with printed Consignment Instructions (2 pieces).

FOB ephemera: Rothholz's staff passes for the South Bank Exhibition and the Land Travelling Exhibiion; 2 tickets for the London Transport Special Bus Service for the Festival of Britain (4 pieces).

16 b/w photographic prints of the 'People at Work' section, including one of HAR at the exhibition in Manchester; 2 b/w photographic prints of the 'Land Travel Exhibition Fashion Theatre Mannequins'; 4 general exterior shots of the South Bank Exhibition; 2 photographs of unidentified display(s) including one dated 1946 , including work by HAR and Kenneth Bayes (total 24 pieces).

2 letters from Roy Innes (of the Council of Industrial Design at the time of the Festival of Britain), 1989 and undated, in response to an enquiry from HAR about FoB material in his possession, with 3 35mm negatives of the photograph of the theatre mannequins, mentioned above (3 pieces).

Presscutting from the 'Radio Times', 27 April 1951, including reference to a programme featuring a visit to the Land Travelling Exhibition in Manchester, and to the opening of the Festival in London (1 piece).


original groupings

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

paper, photographic prints, printed material, newsprint

Archivist's Note

Created by Sue Breakell