Translation: Organize Country Houses of Reading. [Text on bottom of PP 793 is identical to PP 792].
Poster Number: PP 793
Category: Education & Literacy
Artist: Apsit, Aleksandr Petrovich (Apsītis, Aleksandrs) — Апситис, Александр Петрович
Poster Notes: (Top panel, on the red banner above steps) R.S.F.S.R. Reading House of the Village of Lipovik [Arkhangelsk Oblast]; (Bottom panel, on box) Moscow “Bednota” newspaper. (On floor) “Pravda” newspaper; (Behind man reading at table is the poster “The Tsar, the Priest and the Kulak”).
Media Size: 35х24
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: None indicated
Publisher: All-Russian Bureau of Military Commissars Agitation and Education Department
Publishing Date: 1919
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B.S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 495, poster 3349
Catalog Notes: PP 793 Communist Culture b; Sister Poster PP 792