Long Live the People’s Front!

Poster Number: PP 813
Media Size: Please inquire
Poster Type: Offset
Publishing Date: c. 1953
Technical Information on Poster: Accountable [Printing] Manager, Gyula Pomayer
Catalog Notes: PP 813 Comecon-Warsaw Pact
Artist: Konecsni, Gyorgy, (Konecsni, György) — Конечни, Дьёрдь
Printer: Offset Printing House, Budapest —

The Offset Printing House was a state-owned printer located in Budapest, Hungary.

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Publisher: Hungarian Independent People's Front of the National Committee — Венгерский независимый народный фронт, (НФНФ)

The Hungarian Independent People's Front replaced the National Independence Front in order to establish a joint list for the 1949 Hungarian national elections. On May 15, 1949, the People's Front received ninety-six percent of the popular vote. Although the People's Front included members from other political parties, its core leadership were Hungarian Communists motivated on eliminating the remaining (non-communist) political factions within Hungary. In October 1954, the People's Front was reorganized as the Patriotic People's Front, and again it was reconstituted in 1990 into the Patriotic Electoral Coalition.

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