[Quote at top] "Machinery together with the people who created it can and must work miracles". -Stalin. [Quote at center] "Life has become better, comrades, life has become happier… " [Bottom text] We will struggle for a flowering Soviet Socialist Moldavia. We will focus all workers of Moldavia on the Stakhanov movement, on people of advanced technology, on people of advanced culture.

Poster Number: PP 439
Category: Stalin
Poster Notes: Poster is in Moldovan language; [On flag] For 7-8 billion poods [measurements] of bread; The Stakhanov movement was a campaign that propagated high speed production workers.
Media Size: 36.5x32.5
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: c.1936
Editorial Information: Editor Marmor; Text Editor Dobromins'kii
Technical Information on Poster: Mis'klit No. 1004; Typography Workshop “Molddruk” Order No. 362; Price 1 karb
Catalog Notes: PP 439 Stalin b
Artist: Goldman — Гольдман
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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