Proletarians! You were not afraid of heavy weapons. Do not be afraid of hard work! Labor will build a working country.

Poster Number: PP 1200
Category: Workers
Media Size: 29x19
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1921
Catalog Notes: PP 1200 Workers b
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник

The artist's name on the poster is not indicated. By assigning Artist Unknown to a poster it also could mean the artist used a chop mark whereby no signature is seen thus rendering the artist's identity anonymous.

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Printer: 8th Soviet Typolithography, Odessa — 8-я Советская Типолитография, Одесса
Publisher: State Publishing House, Ukrainian SSR —

In May 1919, the All-Russian Central Executive Committee created the State Publishing House of the RSFSR (Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic), Moscow. Thereafter, a system of state-controlled publishing houses were opened across Soviet territories. In Ukraine, the State Publishing House was formed after the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic was absorbed into Soviet Russia via a merging of their respective commissariats. Initially, two mergers brought Ukraine under the sphere of Soviet influence; one merger occurred in June 1919 and a second occurred in December 1920. Ukraine was officially brought into the Soviet Union as a constitute republic in 1922.

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