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

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State Publishing House of Geokartprom

Geokartprom (full term of the abbreviation pending) was a state-owned trust developed in the mid-1920s to centralize government mapping. Geokartprom produced maps, atlases and with less frequency it published posters. The majority of its print production was done by the workshop of the V.T.U. (Military Technical Administration) located in Moscow at 9 Bol'shaia Polianka Street (A.K.A. Soviet Street).


Sources & Citations

Davies, J., Kent, A. J., & Risen, J. (2017). The Red Atlas: How the Soviet Union secretly mapped the world. Chicago: Univ of Chicago Press.
Upravlenie, Voenno Topograficheskoe R.K.K.A. (1927). Otchetnaya vystavka rabot Voyenno-topograficheskogo upravleniya G.U.R.K.K.A. 1923-1927. Moskva: n.p.