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

Translation: Only soviet rule can lead working masses to light and enlightenment. [Posted by] the Club Section of the Extramural Department of the Commissariat of Public Education.
Poster Number: PP 139
Category: Education & Literacy
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник
Poster Notes:

[On the building] Soviet Power / knowledge
[Bottom, lower left] Workers of all countries, unite!
Made for the Worker's Club Sections of the People’s Commissariat for Public Education, its printing was carried out in Petrograd (Saint Petersburg) at a time (likely in 1918) when unification of educational institutions was carried out.

Media Size: 46.5x31
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 2nd State Griaznaia Lithography Workshop
Printer Notes: It is likely this printer was located at 8 Griaznaia Street, St. Petersburg. Griaznaia (meaning dirty in Russian) characterized the industrialization of the neighborhood. Prior to Soviet nationalization, the 2nd State Typography was the Wefers and Company Lithographic Plant.
Publisher: Narkompros (People’s Commissariat for Education)
Publishing Date: c.1918
Catalog Notes: PP 139 Education and Literacy