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Hong Kong, Northwest Airlines: Orient Express

This is most probably the first photo based travel poster to Hong Kong, with a street scene looking up D'Aguilar Street into the area that is today the Lan Kwai Fong bar and restaurant district.

Author / Creator Unknown
Format 1 poster : color ; 101 x 64 cm on cloth board 106 x 68 cm
Publisher Northwest Orient
Year circa 1950
HKBU Library collection Hong Kong Travel Poster Collection
Work type Photograph Poster
Airline Company Northwest Airlines
Keyword(s) Central (Hong Kong) D'Aguilar Street (Hong Kong) Neon signs Street scenes
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Cite this image as: "Hong Kong, Northwest Airlines: Orient Express", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 23/04/2424,

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