Translation: Our Contribution to the Cause of Peace!
Poster Number: PP 1040
Category: Communist Culture
Artist: Illegible Name — Неразборчивое Имя
The farmers illustrated on the poster are likely from the Uzbek SSR; the male farmer wears an Order of the Hero of the Soviet Union, the highest honorary title given to civilians and soldiers.
The farm machine on the poster reads: “Cotton picking machine SKhM-48”. This was the mounted vertical-spindle single-row cotton harvester, produced at Tashselmash, from 1948 to 1952 and in 1954.
Media Size: 27x45
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 4th Typolithography Workshop [of the] Uzbek Lithography Publishing House, [Tashkent]
Printer Notes: The 4th Typolithography of the Uzbek Lithography Publishing House was under the Council of Ministries of the Uzbek SSR and was located in the Uzbek Soviet Socialist Republic, a constituent republic of the Soviet Union.
Publisher: Gosizdat (State Publishing House)
Publishing Date: 1951
Publisher Notes: Gosizdat was the State Publishing House of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (RSFSR). Formed in May 1919, Gosizdat/Giz was the first major state-controlled publisher organized via an edict of the All-Russian Central Executive Committee to create a single institution for printing and publishing.
Editorial Information: Editor D. [Illegible]
Technical Information on Poster: Order No. 319; Price 1 ruble 50 kopeks
Print Run: 3,000
Glavlit Directory Number: R07356
Catalog Notes: PP 1040 Communist Culture b