★★★★★ "Thrilled to add this brilliant poster (in which we feature twice) to the collection" - Chetham's Library
Discover Manchester, the world’s first modern city with a unique infographic print, which chronologically traces the cultural, scientific, social, musical and industrial highlights of Manchester, from 1653 to the present day.
There is no other place like Manchester. This is the first modern city in the world and one of the greatest places in the world and this is the perfect print for those interested in learning more about Manchester.
Besides being home to a formidable pop culture, Manchester is also historically the first modern city, because of its pioneering industrial heritage, many innovations, inventions and cultural breakthroughs. As an example, Manchester is the birthplace of the modern atomic theory, the first programmable computer, the first professional football league, vegetarianism and much more.
The print includes sections on art and literature, science and technology, social and political movements, industry, journalism, women’s rights, pop culture and more. The print also highlights the University of Manchester’s 25 Nobel laureates, alongside key local figures such as L.S. Lowry, John Dalton, Anthony Burgess and Emmeline Pankhurst.
From the city's industrial past to the legendary Sex Pistols' gig, Factory Records and much more. Manchester is one of the greatest cities in the world and this artwork gives you the facts. Hang it on your wall with pride.