Translation: "We were a patriarchal country, Medieval and Illiterate," etc. --[Lazar Kaganovich, Chairman of the Party Control Commission]
Poster Number: PP 860
Category: Communist Culture
Artist: Bri-Bein, Maria Feliksova — Бри-Бейн, Мария Феликсовна
Poster Notes: Poster is in Kakhass language. This poster is aimed exclusively at the population of Kakhass speakers living in the southwestern section of East Siberia known as the Khakas Autonomous Region.
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Typolithography Workshop named for V.V. Vorovskii, Moscow
Printer Notes: Vatslav Vatslavovich Vorovskii (1871-1923) was head of Gosizdat, the State Publishing House, from 1919 until 1921.
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art)
Publishing Date: c.1934
Publisher Notes: No publisher name is printed on the poster but the margin indicates it likely was produced by IzoGiz. Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing.
Editorial Information: Editor Nemipovskii; Technical Editor Spiriushkov
Technical Information on Poster: IzoGiz No. 6707 I. 31. Order No. __. Submitted to production March 23, 1934. Approved for printing May 20, 1934. Size 62x88, 1 sheet. Price 60 kopeks
Print Run: 2,000
Glavlit Directory Number: B-36424
Catalog Notes: PP 860 Communist Culture b