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Glory to the Builders of Communism!
With the victory of socialism, the ancient friendship of the Russian, Ukrainian, and other peoples of our country has transformed into a powerful, unstoppable force, into one of the driving forces of the development of Soviet society.

Glory to the Builders of Communism! With the victory of socialism, the ancient friendship of the Russian, Ukrainian, and other peoples of our country has transformed into a powerful, unstoppable force, into one of the driving forces of the development of Soviet society.

Poster Number: PP 895
Category: Workers
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1954
Editorial Information: Editors M. Sergeeva and P. Piskunov; Technical Editor Zh. Chertova
Technical Information on Poster: Approved for printing February 19, 1954. Publication No. 525. 1 large sheet. Order No. 814. Price 1 ruble.
Glavlit Directory Number: A 02396
Catalog Notes: PP 895 Workers b
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Printer: Typography Workshop named for I.V. Stalin of the Pravda Newspaper, Moscow — Типография газеты правда имен И.В. Сталина, Москва
Pravda (Truth) was the main newspaper of the Communist Party of the USSR until 1991. In publication since 1912, the paper moved its offices to Moscow shortly after the October Revolution. During the mid-1930s, Pravda moved into new offices at 24 Pravda Street in Moscow and it shared offices with the periodicals Trud (Work), Sel’skaia zhizn’ (Village Life), and the youth newspaper Komsomol’skaia Pravda (Komsomol Truth). The lower level of the building housed the printing plant....
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Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow — Изогиз (Государственное издательство изобразительного искусства), Москва
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