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Serve your motherland excellently!

Poster Number: PP 522
Category: Military
Poster Notes: Written on banner: The protection of the fatherland, service in the Soviet Military Forces – the highest and respected duty of a Soviet citizen.
Media Size: 36x27
Poster Type: Lithograph and Offset
Publishing Date: 1961
Editorial Information: Editor G. Shchetkin
Technical Information on Poster: [Approved for printing] August 17, 1961; Publication No. 1-745; Volume 1 sheet of paper; Order No. 353; Price 10 kopeks
Glavlit Directory Number: A07217
Catalog Notes: PP 522 Military b
Artist: Golovanov, Leonid Fedorovich — Голованов, Леонид Федорович
Printer: Kalinin City Poligrafkombinat of Sovnarkhoz of the RSFSR — Калининский полиграфический комбинат Московского совнархоза Верховного Совета РСФСР
The Poligrafkombinat (printing plant) of Kalinin was the printer for Sovnarkhoz RSFSR (the Regional Council of National Economy of the Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic). Sovnarkhoz was an economic reorganization that came about in 1957 when over 100 "economic regions" were created in the USSR to localize and reduce the inordinate role of state administered, top-down economics. The printer was located at 5 Lenin Avenue (formerly Voroshilov Street) in the city of Kalinin (now, Tver) situated ...
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Publisher: IzoGiz (State Publishing House of Fine Art), Moscow — Изогиз (Государственное издательство изобразительного искусства), Москва
The history of IzoGiz begins with the formation of Ogiz, the Association of the State Book and Magazine Publishers. In 1930, the Sovnarkom of the Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic established Ogiz to centralize publishing under a monopoly in order to eliminate duplication of printed material, to streamline and control publishing production and its output, and to create a base for marketing books, training and technical manuals. In 1931, the Central Committee of the USSR ordered certain ...
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