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

Translation: Youth everywhere we have a road! "The number of students in elementary, 7-year and middle schools, colleges and other high schools of the Soviet Union reached 37,000,000 in 1950.Read Full Translation...Youth everywhere we have a road! "The number of students in elementary, 7-year and middle schools, colleges and other high schools of the Soviet Union reached 37,000,000 in 1950. There were 1,247,000 students in 1950 enrolled in institutions of higher education. "Close Full Translation
Poster Number: PP 118
Category: Youth
Artist: Koliabin, Vladimir Georgievich — Колябин, Владимир Георгиевич
Poster Notes: The words on this poster are a portion of lyrics from a popular Soviet-era tune “Song of the Motherland” by Isaac Dunaevskii. The song débuted in the 1936 Soviet film Circus.
Media Size: 36x27
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: Printing plant named for Dunaev
Printer Notes: Evlampii Aleksandrovich Dunaev (1877-1919) was assistant chairman of the Soviet of Nizhny Novgorod and a member of its presidium. He also was a Bolshevik member of the municipal duma. In the period immediately following the Russian Revolution, Dunaev worked in the provisioning committee and in the Nizhny Novgorod Council of the Economy. He reportedly died from typhus.
Publisher: Iskusstvo (Art Publishing House), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1951
Publisher Notes: Founded in 1936, Iskusstvo was formed out of Ogiz-Izogiz, the “State Art and Literature Publishing House”.
Editorial Information: Editor V. Bespalova.
Technical Information on Poster: June 27, 1951. Publication No. 9616. Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 311-D. Price 1 ruble.
Glavlit Directory Number: A05921.
Catalog Notes: PP 118 Youth