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A book to the masses!

Poster Number: PP 1091
Poster Notes: (Background buildings): Club, School, LGTRK (Central Book Base).
Media Size: 36x25
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: c.1948
Editorial Information: Technical Editor A. Rezhanskis
Technical Information on Poster: Order No. 215; Drawing Made in Art Factory, Riga; Price free of charge.
Glavlit Directory Number: IaT00092
Catalog Notes: PP 1091 Education & Literacy
USSR Region: Latvian SSR
Language: Latvian
Additional Languages: Russian
Artist: Shtikan, Iija (Štikāns, Iļja) — Штикан, Илья
Printer: LRTPP Typography, Riga —
Publisher: VAPP (State Supply and Printing Enterprises Administration), Riga — ВАПП, художественное издательство
VAPP (State Supply and Printing Enterprises Administration) -- Valsts apgādniecību un poligrāfisko uzņēmumu pārvaldes in Latvian -- was founded in January 1941 with support from the Soviet Union via Decree of the Latvian SSR People's Council of Commissars. VAPP controlled the paper distribution, book selling repositories, and nearly all printing and publishing operations within the Latvian SSR. Its headquarters were located at 11 Moskovskaia Street (today Teatrealnaia Street) in Riga.
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