Translation: The United Socialist Party of Germany welcomes their great teacher of the All-Russia Bolshevik Communist Party of the Soviet Union to the 19th party day of brotherly discussion of [their mutual] struggle
Poster Number: PP 206
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник
Poster Notes: This poster is in German language. It was produced by the East German government for the 19th Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union in 1952. It was the first party congress following World War II and the last one held under Stalin's leadership.
Media Size: 38x27
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: VEB Graphic Workshop, Leipzig
Printer Notes: Based in the town of Leipzig, East Germany; VEB (Volkseigener Betrieb in German) is the acronym for "People's Enterprise"-- a government-owned entity.
Publisher: Central Committee of the Socialist Unity Party, East Germany
Publishing Date: 1952
Publisher Notes: The Socialist Unity Party of Germany or, SED (Sozialistische Einheitspartei Deutschlands), was the ruling party in the East German parliament. The nation of East Germany (Deutsche Demokratische Republik) or DDR, existed from 1949 to 1990.
Technical Information on Poster: Agitation Department 481 354/52 German Democratic Republic
Catalog Notes: PP 206 Stalin