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

Translation: Comrade, attend the Military-Industry course! Once you have studied the proper procedures, you will not only save people’s property but you will also ensure the victory of the Red Army. Enrollment at 49 Aleksandrovskaia Street.Read Full Translation...Comrade, attend the Military-Industry course! Once you have studied the proper procedures, you will not only save people’s property but you will also ensure the victory of the Red Army. Enrollment at 49 Aleksandrovskaia Street. [In the circle behind the man] “Kiev Soviet Military-Industrial Courses” [On the buildings in the back] Military-Industrial Warehouse No. 5. Drying Of Bread Military-Industrial Warehouse No. 6 Military-Industrial Office [On the bread cart are the names of regions]Close Full Translation
Poster Number: PP 430
Category: Civil War
Artists: Ia.M. — Я.М.; M.P. — М.П.;
Poster Notes: On the center banner: Kiev Soviet Military-Industrial Courses.
Media Size: 32.5x25
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Redizdat (Editorial and Publishing Department)
Printer Notes: Redizdat was created in 1921 by the 3rd Congress of the Comintern (Communist International) and opened printing and publishing outlets in various Soviet-controlled zones during the Russian Civil War. For example, between April and June 1919, Ukrainian Redizdat (working in concert with Narkomvoen, Ukraine) printed over six million propaganda leaflets and over one million copies of the book Red Army. In subsequent years (1936 to 1937), Redizdat was transformed into Gidrometeoizdat (State Scientific and Technical Hydro-meteorological Publishing House).
Publisher: Political Directorate of the National Commissariat on Military Affairs of Ukraine
Publishing Date: c.1919
Publisher Notes: The Political Directorate of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic (often abbreviated on posters as Lit.-Izd. Otd. Polit. Upravl. Rev. Voen. Sov. Respulik.) distributed 7.5 million posters, postcards and lubok-styled images from 1919 and 1922.
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B.S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 317, poster 1743
Catalog Notes: PP 430 Civil War b