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Title

British Connection

Object Name

Political poster

Maker

Baird (Primary maker)

Date Made

1973
1973

Place Made

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Description

Poster issued by the Unionist Publicity Department in March 1973 to urge support for the British connection during the Referendum on the subject. Printed light and dark blue,red, yellow, and black on white, by W. & G. Baird, Antrim. This poster was produced by the Ulster Unionist Party at the time of the border poll referendum. The poster was intended to encourage support for maintaining the link between Britain and Northern Ireland. Unusually the poster features two map images of Northern Ireland, one featuring a Northern Ireland flag symbol and the other a Union Flag.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Date Collected

1973
1973

Catalogue Number

BELUM.O148.1973

Copyright

National Museums NI