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GPO and Royal Mail Brand

A plethora of objects, designs and images from post boxes and vehicles to commissioned stamp designs and the famous GPO brand identity.

Mail Rail

Underground Railway network which delivered 5 million letters and parcels each day to sorting offices across London and now London's most exciting underground rail ride.

GPO Film Unit

Created in 1933, the GPO Film Unit was one of the most remarkable creative institutions that Britain ever produced. 
A hotbed of artistic talent, it provided a springboard to many of the most acclaimed figures in British documentary filmmaking and beyond, including John Grierson, Alberto Cavalcanti, Humphrey Jennings, Lotte Reiniger, Len Lye and Norman McLaren.

Archive Photographs and Lantern Slides

Choose from an archive collection of photographs and lantern slide images dating from 1890.

Telegram Greetings Designs

Choose from hundreds of artworks commissioned by the GPO for telegrams celebrating weddings, births, Valentines Day or just salutations.

Poster Collection

Choose from hundreds of posters commissioned by the GPO from 1930-1969.