1st Ural State Lithography Workshop, Ekaterinburg
The 1st Ural State Lithography was located in Ekaterinburg, a city east of Moscow. In 1924 Ekaterinburg was re-named Sverdlovsk in honor of Yakov Mikhailovich Sverdlov (1885-1919) who lived in the city prior to the Russian Revolution. Sverdlov was the Chairman of the Central Executive Committee of Soviets from 1917 to 1919.
Sources & Citations
Haupt G., & Marie J.J. (2017). Makers of the russian revolution: biographies. London: Routledge. (bio on Yakov Mikhailovich Sverdlov)
Butnik-Siverskii, B. S. (1960). Sovetskii plakat epokhi grazhdanskoi voiny, 1918-1921. Moskva: Izd-vo Vsesoiuznoi knizhnei palaty. (p. 482, poster 3225 1st Ural State Lithography cited)
Serebrennikov, N. N. (1959). Yral v izobrazitel’nom iskusstve. Perm: Permskoe knizhnoe izdatelstvo. (p. 22, 1st Ural State Lithography Workshop, Ekaterinburg (i.e. Sverdlovsk) cited)