Translation: The nations of the world welcome the Red Army of labor.
RSFSR -- Russian Socialist Federated Soviet Republic
Poster Number: PP 007
Category: Civil War
Artist: Apsit, Aleksandr Petrovich (Apsītis, Aleksandrs) — Апситис, Александр Петрович
Media Size: 32x25
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: None indicated
Publisher: Gosizdat (State Publishing House)
Publishing Date: 1919
Publisher Notes: Established in 1919, Gosizdat provided a base for the centralized plan to collectivize all private publishers and printers. While Gosizdat existed somewhat independent of the government after its formation, by 1930 it served as the base of the state publishing conglomerate, "Association of State Publishing Houses" (OGIZ), the entity that united all Soviet publishing houses under complete state control.
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B. S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 287, poster 1431
Catalog Notes: PP 007 Civil War b