London Underground Map

United Kingdom, 1987

Film
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Episode of Series “Design Classic Series”.
Designed by Harry Beck in 1933, this diagrammatic map hangs on the walls of London’s 273 Underground train stations and in the Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art in New York. A masterpiece of graphic design, it has become a symbol of London all over the world.

Credits

production company

BBC-TV

Language

English

Duration

00:25:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

35980

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Design, Industrial

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Railroads

Crafts & Visual Arts → Graphic arts

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Design, Industrial

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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