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P&O had both a publicity and a printing department charged with creating colourful sets of baggage labels, tickets, brochures, tour leaflets and menu covers. Many would be overprinted on board ship with daily menus, activities on board and up to the minute port information.

  • "Important Notice" for P&O Passengers

  • A Cruise in May by P&O's MANTUA , 1914

  • A Cruise in September by P&O, 1914

  • A Pleasure Cruise by VECTIS

  • A taste of Australian Scenery

  • Australia and New Zealand by P&O

  • 'Australia by P&O' brochure

  • Baggage Label - "Britain by P&O"

  • Baggage Label - "India by P&O"

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Workmen putting up P&O's new neon sign in the 1950s

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