Translation: If you want to rebuild your houses, come to the Housing Union.
The Housing Union is located at 12 Tolmachov Street formerly Bolshaia Karavannaia Street. All inquiries between 10:00 and 4:00.
Poster Number: PP 412
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник
Poster Notes: The Karavan Street mentioned on this poster is in Leningrad (St. Petersburg). From 1919 to 1991 it was named for Nikolai Gurevich Tolmachev (1895-1919), head of the cultural education department of the Petrograd district military commissariat who was killed in the Russian Civil War. Tolmachev is buried in the Field of Mars, St. Petersburg.
Media Size: 45x31.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: State Typography Workshop named for Evgenii Sokolov, Petrograd
Printer Notes: The State Typography Workshop named for Evgenii Sokolov was located in Petrograd (St. Petersburg) at 29 Izmailovskii Avenue. Prior to the 1920s, this printer was the A.F. Marks'' Partnership Artistic Office. Founded in 1881, its owner was Adolf Fedorovich Marks (1838-1904) a successful printer and publisher. In 1922, the A.F. Marks'' Partnership was placed under Petropechat', a state-owned trust created in the early 1920s to aid in the centralization of the printing industry. Thereafter, it became the 26th State Typography Workshop named for Evgenii Sokolov, a St. Petersburg-based printer and Russian Revolution participant who died while on a military assignment for the Red Army.
Publishing Date: c.1919
Technical Information on Poster: Izogiz No. 6264. I. 31. No. 1280. Submitted for production November 1, 1933. Approved for printing November 11, 1933. Standard format 73 x 104. Volume 1 sheet of paper. Order No. 303. Price 60 kopeks.
Glavlit Directory Number: B-33136.
Catalog Notes: PP 412 Workers b