Railroad worker, enter into cooperation. The way to socialism passes through cooperation.

Poster Number: PP 355
Category: Industry
Poster Notes: [On shed roof] Shop for TPO (Transport Consumer Society transportnoe potrebitel'skoe obshchestvo )
Media Size: 31x25
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: c.1927
Glavlit Directory Number: 15534. Gublit, provincial section of Glavlit
Catalog Notes: PP 355 Industry
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.

Printer: AIZ (Association of Inventors) Lithography, Moscow — Литография «АИЗ» Ассоциации изобретателей, Москва

The Association of Inventors (Assotsiatsii izobretatelei) -- abbreviated AIZ -- was formed in 1921 in Moscow. By 1978, it had a reported nine million members in its ranks. The association is also cited in publications as the All-Union Society of Inventors and Rationalizers, (VIOR).

Publisher: Transposection Organizational Department — Издание Организационного Отдела Транспосекции

Transposection was a division of the Consumer Cooperatives Union for the employees of rail and water transport. It oversaw consumer cooperatives for the nation’s transportation workers. It was formed in August 1922.