Artist: Biriukov, V. — Бирюков, В.
Printer: 2nd Book Printing Plant of Sevkravkraisoiuz, Rostov-on-Don — 2-е издание книжной базы Севкавкрайсоюза, Ростов-Дон
Located at 59 Budenovskii Street in the city of Rostov-on-Don, the 2nd Book Printing Plant was a contract printer for Sevkravkraisoiuz (North-Caucasus Regional Union of Consumer Societies). According to a 1919 commerce report on the Soviet Union, there were "...3,000 consumers' societies in [the] North Caucasus comprising 1,800,000 individual members...most important of which, practically uniting all the others, is the Rostof-on-Don [sic] Regional Union."Read More About This Printer
Publisher: Geokartprom (Military Topographic Directorate) — Геокартпром (Военно-топографического Управления Штаба РККА)
Geokartprom (Military Topographic Directorate) was also known by its complete title, the Union of Production Enterprises of the Military Topographic Directorate of the Headquarters of the Red Army. The entity was developed in the 1920s as a state-owned trust to centralize government-mapping projects. Geokartprom printed atlases and maps solely for military and government use. While it did map geographic locations within the Soviet Union, it also carried out an enormous mapping project of cities throughout ...Read More About This Publisher