Poster Plakat A Collection of Posters from the Soviet Union and its Satellite Nations

Translation: The first anniversary of the Red Army 1918-1919. "I am a farmer, the son of a worker, and I will be a soldier of the Red Army as long as I can hold a gun in my hands, against the hatred of the enemies of the workers.Read Full Translation...The first anniversary of the Red Army 1918-1919. "I am a farmer, the son of a worker, and I will be a soldier of the Red Army as long as I can hold a gun in my hands, against the hatred of the enemies of the workers. For a year I have fought on all fronts under the red star, -- under the red flag with the hammer and sickle, the flag which is spreading farther and farther…" [final part of text is not legible]Close Full Translation
Poster Number: PP 025
Category: Civil War
Artist: Apsit, Aleksandr Petrovich (Apsītis, Aleksandrs) — Апситис, Александр Петрович
Media Size: 31x23.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: None indicated
Publisher: All-Russian Bureau of Military Commissars Agitation and Education Department
Publishing Date: 1919
Sources: Russian Revolutionary Posters by V. Polonskii (1925), page 75, poster 1; page 144, poster 300
Catalog Notes: PP 025 Civil War