British Empire Exhibition, WembleyKennedy North £225.00
British Empire Exhibition, WembleyKennedy North
Pictorial folding poster map of the layout of the British Empire Exhibition at Wembley Park, 1924. The exhibition was intended as a celebration of Imperial goods and achievements. The show ground featured large areas for 'Industry' and 'Engineering', together with the purpose-built Wembley Stadium and pavilions for Australia, India, Canada, New Zealand, East Africa, Malay, Burma, Hong Kong & Malta. A diagrammatic map shows rail links to Wembley with a silhouette of Nelson's Column against the London skyline. On the reverse are printed guides to the pavilions.