Seventh Congress

Scope and Content

The image shows delegates at the USSR Consumer Co-operative Congress. The task of the delegates is to set tasks of co-operative developments for the next four years [verso caption]. On a podium in the centre of the room a man stands giving a speech. Delegates sit in rows surrounding him. On the back wall is a large statue of Vladimir Lenin [in power 1917-1924]. Black and white. Location of subject: Russia.