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Sibkraiizdat. Uncle Mitrii, Uncle Vlas, The bookshelf is for you, so that you can live better, you should buy books here. Books give us knowledge, with a book, work is easier.

Poster Number: PP 960
Poster Notes: Sibkraiizdat existed from 1924 to 1930
Media Size: 36x26
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1926
Technical Information on Poster: Stone lithograph by V. Guletskii
Glavlit Directory Number: 2062. Okrlit Omsk, district section of Glavlit
Catalog Notes: PP 960 Education & Literacy
Artist: Illegible Name — Неразборчивое Имя
Printer: Typolithography Workshop of Geokartprom of the V.T.U. (Military Topographic Directorate of the Soviet Army), Moscow — Типо-Литография Геокартпрома В.Т.У. (Военно-топографическое управление), Москва
In 1918, the Soviets nationalized the Moscow printing works of brothers Wilhelm Theodor Mehnert and Herman Julius Mehnert at 9 Bol'shaia Polianka (later named Soviet Street). The building housing the printer was first occupied by the Julius Kirsten printing firm. Upon its nationalization, the Soviets placed Mehnert printing under Geokartprom, a State-owed trust of the Commissariat of Defense that centralized government-mapping projects. Geokartprom printed atlases and maps solely for military and government use. While it did map ...
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