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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522625 (stock #C2781)
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$39.00
This black and white poster shows Mao Ze Dong and Lin Biao, his heir apparent walking on the Tiananmen Square, in the process of reviewing the Cultural Revolution Army, for the 6th time, as evidenced by the title of the poster. Printed in 1967 Shanghai People's Art Publishing House. Shanghai Guang Hua printing company. 0.08 Yuan.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522623 (stock #C2780)
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$39.00
This black and white poster was from a picture taken in 1969 showing Mao Ze Dong, Lin Biao and Zhou En Lai at the ballot of the 9th Central Committee Member of CCP meeting.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #522621 (stock #C2779)
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$49.00
This color poster shows the chairman of Hua Guo Feng. Hua Guo Feng was the successor to Mao Ze Dong post the Cultural Revolution. Poster was a picture of Hua at the 11th Central Committee Communist Party member meeting. On the left it says “Courtisy of Jiangsu Provincial Revolutionary Committee Intellectual Youth ‘Up to the Mountain, Down to the countryside’ Office, 1979.”
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #522619 (stock #C2778)
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$39.00
This black and white poster featuring Mao Ze Dong and Lin Biao in the communist party meeting seats, shaking the hand of an boarder defense PLA soldier named Sun Yu Guo. This poster, which was taken by a Xinhua reporter in 1970, was priced at 3 Chinese cents. In the poster, it is titled "At the Ninth Representative meeting, Great Leader Chairman Mao and his close comrade Lin Biao Vice Chairman meets boarder defense soldiers’ representative comrade Sun Yu Guo." This poster reflects Chinese gove...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522614 (stock #C2777)
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$59.00
This poster was created by Shandong High school and University Red Representatives Committee and published by Shandong Mao's Thoughts Red Guards on October 30, 1970. Combining some of the most popular block prints of the time, this poster shows also cartons of different capitalist world leaders. This collage poster is a great representation of the variety of materials being produced during the Cultural Revolution.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522612 (stock #C2776)
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$89.00
Titled "Time is Money," this poster features the famous Canadian doctor Norman Bethune, Dr. Bai Qiuen, riding a horse, racing to rescue another patient. According to Wikipedia, the following was said about Dr. Bethune: "Bethune was an early proponent of universal health care, the success of which he observed during a visit to the Soviet Union. As a doctor in Montréal, Bethune frequently sought out the poor and gave them free medical care. As a thoracic surgeon, he travelled to Spain (1936-1937)...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522610 (stock #C2775)
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$69.00
Perhaps the most infamous poster originated from early Cultural Revolution, this poster titled Group Ugliness) portrayed in a cartoon drawing format, depicted a number of communist leaders (with names written next to the person) and other world leaders that were representatives of capitalists. The original poster was created post the fall of Liu Shao Qi and the artist painted a picture to depict all the comrades that followed Liu Shao Qi’s capitalist road, however, the hidden message, which w...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522575 (stock #C2770)
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$59.00
This Chinese wood block poster is a Soviet Memorial Poster. Titled “Female Soldiers in World War II”, this poster is one of the posters from the Soviet Memorial series. In Chinese it says “Female Soldiers Contribution to World War II. Soviet World War II Memorial Poster”. In Russian, it says ""Glory to our female comrades-in-arms!". Russian translation courtesy of Avram Brown.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522572 (stock #C2769)
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$59.00
Titled "Sun rises from our hands", this Chinese wood block poster shows a female peasant soldier carrying a rifle on her shoulder, her hands together, handing a rising sun. This poster is symbolic of ordinary people rising from below and hard work with hands produces sun light and hope.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522539 (stock #C2766)
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$59.00
This Chinese wood block poster is a Soviet Memorial Poster. Titled “March towards Berlin”, this poster is one of the posters from the Soviet Memorial series. In Chinese it says “March into Eastern Europe, Soviet World War II Memorial Poster”. In Russian, it says "Strike harder against the enemy! [In small print, top left: "The gains of October."] [Below:] "We will liberate our native cities and villages from the fascist filth!" (Russian translation courtesy of Avram Brown)
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #522536 (stock #C2765B)
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$59.00
This Chinese wood block poster is a Soviet Memorial Poster. Titled “Add bright colors to the military flag of freedom, Soviet World War II Memorial poster – Fight for Freedom”. In Russian it says "I vow to conquer the foe!" (Russian translation courtesy of Avram Brown)
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #522524 (stock #C2765)
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$59.00
This Chinese pro Soviet Union wood block poster is titled "Soviet Union Red Army March Forward to get rid of Nazis, a Soviet Union World War II Memorial Poster". Messages in Russian is the following: On your horses, proletarians!" [In smaller print: "Through enemy land." (Russian translation courtesy of Avram Brown)
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #522307 (stock #C2763)
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$69.00
This is a Chinese Health department magazine cover. On the left side it says “Actively prevent and flu season, on the top in red is Mao’s Quotation, which stresses the importance of people’s health and disease prevention. Pictures on the poster shows children jogging, people opening windows to let fresh air in, visiting nurses and some Chinese herbalist advise of burning vinegar and use the smell to prevent catching a cold. Developed by Beijing Health Department, in October 1975.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #522305 (stock #C2762)
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$69.00
This health department poster from the 1970s shows a woman nurse holding a bullhorn and giving a speech. A number of deceases and prevention methods are mentioned in the poster, including the regular immunity shots it advises for people to take, and an advisory on flu season and how people should stay healthy during the flu season. Year 1977.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #522302 (stock #C2761)
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$69.00
This 1979 Changsha, the capital city of Hunan, Health Department poster was issued for government and schools to educate the people and children the importance of washing hands, not drinking tap water and killing pests. A cartoon on the bottom showing two kids playing soccer.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #522299 (stock #C2759)
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$89.00
Titled "conduct revolutionary criticism", this original poster depicts an older farmer lady holding her fist, conducting a revolutionary criticism session, and a group of revolutionary committee members writing big character poster titled "Deeper development of revolutionary criticism, down with Liu Shao Qi." This poster was developed as part of poster series for air defense and was developed by the Capital City People's Air Defense People's Leader Group in 1970.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1990 item #522290 (stock #C2758)
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$69.00
This poster titled “Liu Hu Lan’s Story”, was made for the kindergarten class students, published by Shanghai educational publishing house in mid 1980s. Created by Xu Chun Zhong. Liu Hu Lan is a feminist and women activist, she was considered a hero who led the movements against the Nationalist Party from her village, which resulted to her execution in 1947. She joined the Chinese communist party in 1946 and was the Secretary to the Women's Federation in her village, which she set up afte...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1990 item #522289 (stock #C2757)
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$69.00
A feminist and activist and a hero who led the movements against the Nationalist Party from her village, which resulted to her execution in 1947. She joined the Chinese communist party in 1946 and was the Secretary to the Women's Federation in her village, which she set up after becoming a member to the Chinese communist party. This poster titled “Liu Hu Lan’s Story”, was made for the kindergarten class students, published by Shanghai educational publishing house originally in September 1...