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

Translation: RSFSR Club/School for the public and activities workshop for its members.
Poster Number: PP 785
Category: Communist Culture
Artist: Broadskii, Ionna — Бродский, Йонна
Media Size: 25.5x20.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 2nd State Typography Workshop, Petrograd [St. Petersburg]
Printer Notes: The 2nd State Typography was the Wefers and Company Lithographic Plant prior to Soviet nationalization. The plant was in St. Petersburg (then called Petrograd) at 8 Griaznaia Street-- Griaznaia (meaning dirty in Russian) characterized the industrialization of the neighborhood. In the 1920s, the street was re-named "Edison" in honor of the inventor Thomas Edison. In the 1950s, the street was re-named "Yablochkova" in honor of Pavel Yablochkov the Russian electrical inventor.
Publisher: Department of Political Education of the Petrograd Military Zone, [St. Petersburg]
Publishing Date: c.1920
Catalog Notes: PP 785 Communist Culture b