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Poster Number: PP 1063
Category: Cold War
Poster Notes:

Poster is in Moldavian language.
The woman on the right side of poster is wearing the Order of the Hero of the Socialist Labor and has a delegate's pin identifying her as a member of the Politburo.

Media Size: 35.5x25.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1949
Editorial Information: Editor E.A. Grezhul; Technical Editor A.I. Rozenberg
Technical Information on Poster: Approved for printing February 22, 1949; Order No. 275; Price 1 ruble 50 kopeks
Glavlit Directory Number: AB03169
Catalog Notes: PP 1063 Cold War b
Artist: Merega, Еvgenii Nikitovich — Мерега, Евгений Никитович
Printer: Kishinev City Poligrafkombinat —

Poligrafkombinat is the portmanteau word for "printing plant". Chișinău (Kishinev in the Russian variant) is the capital of the Republic of Moldova.

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Publisher: Moldavia State Publishing House — Государственное издательство Молдавии

The Moldavia (Moldovan) State Publishing House was formed after 1940. Its offices were in the capital city of Chişinău (Kishinev) and in Bacău. The Moldavian Soviet Socialist Republic was the first state in history formed on the basis of the nationality of population, a term used by the Soviet Union at the time. The republic was formed in August 1940 by combining Bessarabia (an historical region in Eastern Europe) with parts of the former Moldavian Autonomous Republic in Ukraine.

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