Go to bed early and save coal

Place Europe: United Kingdom
Accession Number ARTV00730
Collection type Art
Measurement sheet: 76 x 50.6 cm
Object type Poster
Physical description chromolithograph on paper
Maker Coal Mines Department, Board of Trade.
Dangerfield Printing Co Ltd
Place made United Kingdom
Date made 1914-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


British First World War poster issued by the Coal Mines Department, Board of Trade. The poster features a giant piece of black coal floating against a bright yellow background. The message is written in white over the coal and urges the conservation of coal by going to bed early.

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