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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Beck

Henry Charles Beck known as Harry Beck, was an English technical draughtsman best known for creating the present London Underground Tube map in 1931. .... original design conceived in 1931 by Harry Beck' is printed on every London ...

www.theverge.com/2013/3/29/4160028/harry-beck-designer-of-iconic-london-underground-map

Mar 29, 2013 ... Prior to Beck's design, the Underground map was about as legible as a ... That would change in 1931, when Beck began work on his prototype design. ...... But visiting London in 2011, first thing I did was buy a pass and went ...

tfl.gov.uk/corporate/about-tfl/culture-and-heritage/art-and-design/harry-becks-tube-map

Originally considered too radical, Harry Beck's London Underground Tube map has become a design classic.

www.bbc.com/culture/story/20150720-the-london-underground-map-the-design-that-shaped-a-city

Jul 20, 2015 ... Harry Beck's 1931 design, shown here, would be the basis for all future Underground maps (Credit: TfL from the London Transport Museum ...

www.famousgraphicdesigners.org/harry-beck

Harry Beck Biography - Harry Beck was an eminent twentieth century ... was rejected after being submitted to Frank Pick of London Underground, in 1931. Beck ...

www.20thcenturylondon.org.uk/beck-henry-harry

Henry Charles Beck, known as Harry Beck, was born at 14 Wesley Road in ... In 1931, he proposed a radical new design to illustrate the rapidly expanding ...

www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/art/great-works/great-works-the-london-underground-map-1931-1771565.html

Aug 13, 2009 ... In the early 1930's Harry Beck introduced his revolutionary design. Beck's ... Did Beck arrange his plan with any patterns or figures in his mind?

britton.disted.camosun.bc.ca/beckmap.htm

Design & Technology at A1/ A2 levels should allow exploration of topics & issues ... submit a new idea for a 'simpler' map of the London Underground system in 1931. ... Harry Beck was an electrical draughtsman and produced drawings of ... in 1931 but it was considered too radical as it did not show distances relative from ...

bsix12.com/london-tube-map

When Beck designed the iconic London Tube map in 1931, he was partly ... of London Underground in 1931 but it was considered too radical as it did not show ... The original London Underground diagram, designed by Harry Beck in 1931 is  ...

www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2009/nov/25/london-tube-map-design

Nov 26, 2009 ... Enter Harry Beck, an LU engineer who in 1931 came up with the radical idea of presenting the ever-expanding network as a circuit diagram ...