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Bread is our strength [it is a] Grave for interventionists. Collect the harvest.

Poster Number: PP 1205
Category: Agriculture
Poster Notes: Bread and wheat are the positive messages and yet the poster was issued during a period of natural disaster and agricultural inadequacies that brought forth the Soviet Famine of 1931–1933.
Media Size: 39x27
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1931
Editorial Information: Editor Babeva
Technical Information on Poster: IzoGiz No. 2161 R.31; No 356; Price 50 kopeks. Send your comments about this poster to: Moscow, IZOGIZ, Mass Agitation Sector.
Glavlit Directory Number: B-7575
Catalog Notes: PP 1205 Agriculture b
Artist: Moor (Orlov), Dmitrii Stakhievich — Моор (Орлов), Дмитрий Стахиевич
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