|Posters - Propaganda|
The Young Stakhanovites USSR Russia / 1984 / Propaganda Posters / Y. Poltoran / 87x57.5 Original vintage Soviet propaganda poster: "The Young Will Carry On The Tradition!" issued in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Stakhanovite movement. Dynamic image featuring a smiling miner against a red background, the text above and below in stylised white and red letters. A Stakhanovite (стахановец) was a diligent socialist worker who followed the hard working example of the miner Aleksei Grigorievich Stakhanov (1906-1977) to overachieve at work and become a model Soviet worker. Very good condition, minor tears and creases on margins.