Translation: “Women workers and women peasants, hurry to the training courses for Red Nurses and Nurses Orderlies!”
Help the Red Soldier at the front! Bring aid to the sick in the country!
Go to infirmaries and hospitals
Poster Number: PP 757
Category: Civil War
Artist: Apsit, Aleksandr Petrovich (Apsītis, Aleksandrs) — Апситис, Александр Петрович
Media Size: 44.5x30
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 1st State Typo-lithography Workshop, Moscow (formerly Sytin)
Printer Notes: Prior to Soviet nationalization, the 1st State Typo-lithography Workshop was the Sharapov-Sytin Partnership.
Publisher: Litizdat (Literary and Publishing Department of the Political Directorate of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic)
Publishing Date: 1919
Publisher Notes: Litizdat was the portmanteau word for Literary and Publishing Department of the Political Directorate of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic (R.V.S.R.) of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (RSFSR). It distributed 7.5 million posters, postcards and lubok-styled images from 1919 to 1922.
Technical Information on Poster: No. 65; [Printed at] Piatnitskoe Department, Moscow, 71 Piatnitskaia Street
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1919-1921 by B. S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), p.194, poster 531; Russian Revolutionary Posters by V. Polonskii (1925), page 152, poster 423
Catalog Notes: PP 757 Civil War