Poster Plakat A Collection of Posters from the Soviet Union and its Satellite Nations

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Litizdat (Literary and Publishing Department of the Political Directorate of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic)

Litizdat was a major publisher under the aegis of the Political Directorate of the Revolutionary Military Council --the publishing arm of the Red Army. Litizdat distributed 7.5 million posters, postcards, and lubki (illustrated broadsides) between 1919 and 1922.