A. I. Elagin
(Birth and death dates unknown)
Inna Mikhailovna Levidova
(Born St. Petersburg, 1916; died 1988)
We Will Complete Stalin's New Five-Year Plan!, TASS No. 1443, 1946
1245 x 1155 mm
We must approve a five-year plan for the restoration and new construction of public housing, amounting to 72.4 million square meters of floor space. Furthermore, we must approve a five-year plan for the restoration and construction of 12 million square meters of floor space in individual houses in towns and workers’ settlements built on individuals’ funds with the aid of state credit.
(The law concerning the five-year plan for the recovery and development of the economy of the USSR in 1946-1950)
A huge house is rising;
It will be a durable and warm shelter.
And soon into these spacious rooms
New dwellers of large cities will move.
The smell of planks. Soon
Smoke will rise from the house.
With help from the state
A family is building its own house.
Ne boltai! Collection, Obj: 206199