Translation: Workers of all countries unite! The citizens of Poltava will fulfill the remainder of the reduced requisition. The Workers’ And Peasants’ Republic is placing all of its hope on you.Read Full Translation...Workers of all countries unite!
The citizens of Poltava will fulfill the remainder of the reduced requisition.
The Workers’ And Peasants’ Republic is placing all of its hope on you.
You can overcome everything to fulfill the requisitions sent to Poltava so that the city workers won’t be starving. Grab the kurkul [kulak] by the neck! Let him give us the surplus he is holding back; don’t let him put his bread to rot under the earth while workers are starving!
[Seen the table]
Poor Peasant!Close Full Translation
Poster Number: PP 421
Category: Civil War
Artist: Illegible Name — Неразборчивое Имя
Poster Notes: Poster is in Ukrainian language. It was made for the Komnezamozh (Poor Peasant Committee) to raise money for famine in the Volga river region.
Media Size: 24.5x22
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 3rd Soviet Typography Workshop, Poltava
Printer Notes: 3rd Soviet Typography Workshop, Poltava No. 241-485 [Ukraine]
Publisher: All-Ukrainian State Publishing House, Poltava
Publishing Date: 1920
Technical Information on Poster: RVTs (Passed by Military Censor), No. 564. Poltava
Print Run: 2,000
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B.S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 462, poster 3066
Catalog Notes: PP 421 Civil War b