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Translation: Working people master the technique 3-day performance tour for motorcycles of all classes through districts of Leipzig, Dresden, Karl-Marx-Stadt, Halle from 2 to 4 June Starting point destination is Leipzig exhibition center Become a member of the So…Read Full Translation...

Working people master the technique
3-day performance tour for motorcycles of all classes
through districts of Leipzig, Dresden, Karl-Marx-Stadt, Halle from 2 to 4 June
Starting point destination is Leipzig exhibition center
Become a member of the Society for Sports and Technology

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Poster Number: PP 855
Category: Comecon-Warsaw Pact
Artist: Pending Translation — Без Перевода
Poster Notes: Poster is in German language. Gesellschaft für Sport und Technik (GST) formed in 1952 to structure group activities for East Germans of all ages interested in sports and technology. While it was an organization with sport and hobby-style activities, it also catered to voluntary recruits putting them on a path to career service in the National People’s Army.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Fortschritt (Progress) Printers, Erfurt [East Germany]
Publisher: DEWAG (German advertising and display company)
Publishing Date: c. 1953
Publisher Notes: Deutsche Werbe und Anzeigengesellschaft (DEWAG) was the East German state advertising agency responsible for ideology and the implementation of advertisement regulations. It was formed as a private entity in 1945 and handled advertising for commerce in East Germany as well as overseeing propaganda posters and banners for the Socialist Unity Party, the Marxist–Leninist political party of the German Democratic Republic or, DDR.
Technical Information on Poster: W/V/4/59-100 (551507 /35/52)
Catalog Notes: PP 855 Comecon-Warsaw Pact