Keyword
in
Collection
Date
to
The Menshevik trial
Image 57
Citation
MLA
APA
Chicago/Turabian
The Menshevik trial - Image 57. 1931. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. September 19, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/2964/show/2928.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

(1931). The Menshevik trial - Image 57. Socialist and Communist Pamphlets. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/2964/show/2928

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

The Menshevik trial - Image 57, 1931, Socialist and Communist Pamphlets, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed September 19, 2020, https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/2964/show/2928.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

URL
Embed Image
Compound Item Description
Title The Menshevik trial
Alternative Title The Menshevik trial: the text of the indictment of the counter-revolutionary Menshevik organization
Publisher Workers Library Publishers
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • New York, New York
Date 1931
Subject.Topical (Local)
  • Politics and government
Subject.Name (LCNAF)
  • Rossiĭskai͡a sot͡sial-demokraticheskai͡a rabochai͡a partii͡a
Subject.Name (Local)
  • Social-Democratic Workers Party of Russia
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Soviet Union
Genre (AAT)
  • pamphlets
Language English
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
Original Item Extent 88 pages; 22 cm
Original Item Location DK266.M4 1931
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b8304553~S11
Original Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
Digital Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://libraries.uh.edu/branches/special-collections
Use and Reproduction In Copyright: This item is protected by copyright. Copyright to this resource is held by the creator or current rights holder, and the resource is provided here for educational purposes. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without permission of the copyright owner. Users assume full responsibility for any infringement of copyright or related rights.
File Name index.cpd
Item Description
Title Image 57
Format (IMT)
  • image/jpeg
File Name uhlib_3268642_056.jpg
Transcript duction of other centres—was that in practice there was an utter lack of system. With regard to the supply of leather goods such chaos was produced that it was difficult to discover what the real situation was at all, and it was difficult to ascertain whether the adopted plans were actually carried out. " The simplest sabotage work of all was with regard to metal goods, because here there was a very considerable shortage and industry was unable to satisfy the market. In this case, sabotage work was chiefly directed to arranging distribution in such a fashion that it was not in accordance with the interests of the grain purchase campaign and of the campaign to obtain other agricultural products. The goods were sent into this or that area without consideration of the grain purchase campaign and of the figures laid down in the plans for the respective districts." (Statement of December 17th.) One of the leading saboteurs in the Trade Commissariat, the accused Salkind, describes the situation of the sabotage work in a similar fashion : " Sabotage work must be divided into two parts : Sabotage in economic questions of planned commodity circulation, and sabotage on the field of the distribution of industrial commodities. Because in my position I had to do with the planning of commodity circulation, my immediate participation in the leadership of the sabotage work took place in this field. With regard to the distribution of industrial commodities, my participation was only partial, because this sabotage work was carried out by the Menshevist groups in the Trade Commissariat as their occupations were connected with this field of work (Yakubovitch, Rabinovitch and Shuster). " With regard to the concrete results of the sabotage work in the connection mentioned, I must mention the following facts : " During the course of a number of years (particularly in the years 1926/27 and 1927/28) I insisted when the control figures for commodity circulation were being drawn up on the necessity of a supplementary extension of the programme of light industry, allegedly in order to maintain a balance on the market, to stimulate agricultural purchases and to guarantee a sufficient supply of industrial products for the working class. I deliberately concealed other ways of overcoming the shortage of industrial commodities which resulted from the conditions of the class character and systematised structure of the State and 55