This is nice pictorial map of the Soviet Union, showing its key cities and ethnic population in their respective traditional costumes. The coat of arms, flags and capitals of the USSR and its individual republics are shown on the left. Geographical facts and information about the New Times is presented. The New Times was a weekly Soviet political journal sharing government propaganda. The New Times was issued seven languages, including Englisgh, hence the English text on this map, which was an insert in an issue. Undated.
1950s New Times Propaganda Map of the Soviet Union
Union of Soviet Socialistic Republics
Map Maker Specifics
New Times / Novosti Press, ca. 1550s
17.3 x 23.5 in. plus margins
Very Good. Slight toning. Good colors. Issued folds.