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Russian subbotnik poster

 Collection — Folder: OF-1 [31151034443220]
Identifier: MS-0699
Russian poster with Russian phrase that can be translated as, "Everyone come out for the Communist subbotnik!", 1974. Subbotniks were days of volunteer work following the October Revolution that took place on Saturday. The tradition is continued in modern Russia and some other former Soviet Republics. Subbotniks are mostly organized for cleaning the streets of garbage, fixing public amenities, collecting recyclable material, and other community services.

Dates

  • 1974

Conditions Governing Access

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Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

0.06 Cubic Feet (1 item)

Biographical / Historical

No biographical or historical information is available at this time.

Scope and Contents

Russian poster with Russian phrase that can be translated as, "Everyone come out for the Communist subbotnik!", 1974. Subbotniks were days of volunteer work following the October Revolution that took place on Saturday. The tradition is continued in modern Russia and some other former Soviet Republics. Subbotniks are mostly organized for cleaning the streets of garbage, fixing public amenities, collecting recyclable material, and other community services.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Celia Lidz, March 2015.

Related Materials

This item was donated with a number of books also managed by Special Collections. These books are cataloged and can be requested in our online catalog.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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