Translation: The twenty-second Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union [CPSU]: From Socialism to Communism
Poster Number: PP 997
Artist: Volikov, Vadim Petrovich — Воликов, Вадим Петрович
[On the book] Program of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union
This poster highlights the 22nd Communist Party Congress. It was the last Congress where the Chinese Communist Party attended and the platform of decisions included removal of Stalin's remains from the Lenin Mausoleum as well as renaming cities dedicated to Stalin and various Stalinist-era politicians.
Media Size: 35x22
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Printer: 1st Offset Printing Plant of UPP of the Lensovnarkoz, Leningrad
Printer Notes: The 1st Offset Printing Plant was under the management of the UPP of Lensovnarkoz during the late 1950s and early 1960s. The significance of "UPP of Lensovnarkoz" meant the plant’s operations were under the Printing Industry Management (UPP) of the Leningrad Economic Regional Council.
Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1962
Publisher Notes: Izogiz was the fine arts section of Ogiz publishing. In 1963, Izogiz was re-named Sovetskii khudozhnik, "Soviet Artist".
Editorial Information: Editor G. Shchetkin; Technical Editor A. Soboleva
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved] December 18, 1961; Volume 1 sheet of paper; No. 1–770; Order No. 920; Price 10 Kopeks
Print Run: 115,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A-11256
Catalog Notes: PP 997 Events b