Forward! For the industrialization of the nation, for the collectivization of the countryside!

Poster Number: PP 630
Category: Industry
Media Size: 40x30
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: c.1930
Glavlit Directory Number: 5849
Catalog Notes: PP 630 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.

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Printer: Azpoligraftrust, Azerbaijan — Азполиграфтрест, Азербайджан

The Azpoligraftrust (Azerbaijan Printing Trust) was formed in 1923 to consolidate the printing industry in Azerbaijan following that territory's incorporation into the USSR as a republic. The headquarters of Azpoligraftrust was located in Baku, the capital of the Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic.

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Publisher: Baksovet Publishing House, Baku — Издательство Баксовета, Баку

In 1920, the independent Republic of Azerbaijan became part of the Transcaucasian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic, a Soviet-created geographic region that included Armenia and Georgia. The Baku Soviet (Baksovet) was the Baku (city) Communist Party Committee. Their publishing house was abbreviated as S.V.B. on posters and other printed material they released.

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