A Diagram of the Organisation and Ranking of Different Organs of Soviet Power


This poster demonstrates the hierarchy and organisation of Soviet Power. The bottom picture shows peasants in a small hut. Above that is a village Soviet, district meeting of Soviets, regional meeting of Soviets, a provincial meeting of Soviets and finally at the top the All-Russian Congress of Soviets who are in a large, ornate building with a speaker preaching to the assembled crowd. On the left is a diagram showing how the various Soviets were elected.

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COLL MISC 0660/2/3

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