Translation: The Motherland Calls to the East!
Poster Number: PP 833
Artist: Kapitan, A. — Капитан, А.
Poster Notes: The trains are labeled “Moscow-Irkutsk”; “Minsk–Khabarovsk”; “Tblisi-Angarsk”; “Kiev–[illegible]”; “Leningrad–[illegible]” from cities in the west going to cities in the east as part of the periodic campaigns encouraging young people to find work in sparsely populated regions.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Offset
Printer: Kalinin City Poligrafkombinat of Glavpoligrafprom
Printer Notes: The Poligrafkombinat was located at 5 Lenin Ave. (formerly Voroshilov Street) in the city of Kalinin. Poligrafkombinat is the portmanteau word for "printing plant" and Kalinin (now known as Tver) is a city northwest of Moscow. The plant was under the management of Glavpoligrafprom (Main Directorate of the Printing Industry).
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1956
Publisher Notes: Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".
Editorial Information: Editor M. Dmitrieva
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] September 15, 1956. Publication No. 1-130, size 1 large sheet, Order No. 212, Price 1 ruble
Print Run: 85,000
Glavlit Directory Number: SH011281
Catalog Notes: PP 833 Industry