Artist: Slavinskii, N. (attributed to) — Славинский, Н.
Printer: 5th State Typolithography Workshop, Moscow (formerly Russian Partnership) — 5-я государственный типо-литография, (бывш. Русское товарищество)
Before nationalization, the 5th State Typolithography Workshop in Moscow was Russian Partnership Printing House. It was located on Krivoarbatskii (curved) lane. Krivoarbatskii Lane became Melnikov Lane (for architect Konstantin Melnikov who lived at number 10), and in 1936, the street became Zhukov Street in honor of engineer Nikolai Zhkovskii who lived at house number 8. In 1991, the street reverted to Krivoarbatskii. The 5th State Typolithography was placed under the Mosoblpoligraf printing trust. The printer is not to be ...Read More About This Printer
Publisher: Glavkomtrud and Narkomtrud (Main Committee on Universal Compulsory Labor and Public Commissariat of Labor) — Главкомтруда и Наркомтруда
Glavkomtrud (Main Committee on Universal Compulsory Labor) was established in 1920 during the Russian Civil War to mobilize labor troops to help win the war for the Bolsheviks and rebuild infrastructure. It was divided into provincial branches called Кomtruds (Labor Committees). Glavkomtrud and the Komtruds were both interdepartmental organizations devised for coordinating mandatory labor conscription. The People’s Commissariat for Labor (Narkomtrud) collected data concerning the number of eligible workers for conscription. Labor mobilization spanned a v...Read More About This Publisher