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The Tsar and the Faith

The Tsar and the Faith "January 9, Year 1905" Publication of the Commission of the Presidium of the Central Executive Committee of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the organization of the celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Revolution of 1905.

Poster Number: PP 309
Category: Revolution
Poster Notes: Poster commemorates the uprisings against the Tsar that occurred across the Imperial Russian Empire in 1905. The unrest led to the formation of a parliamentary government.
Media Size: 39.5x28
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1925
Technical Information on Poster: Moscow, 1925.
Glavlit Directory Number: 443711
Catalog Notes: PP 309 Revolution
Language: Multilingual
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: Goznak Printing Plant, Moscow — Типография Гознака, Москва
Prior to 1918, the printing of currency in Russia was carried out in the city of Petrograd (St. Petersburg) via the Imperial State Document Preparation plant. During the Russian Civil War, printing operations were moved to the city of Perm where a new plant for currency printing was established. During the course of the civil war, state currency was also printed in Moscow, Penza and Rostov-on-Don. To manage these locations, Goznak (Upravleniе fabrikami zagotovleniia gosudarstvennykh znakov), M...
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