Working class congress (date inscription XII.1948)

Fischer 482-484 | Michel 508-510 | Scott 448-450 | Year of issue 1948 | Communist Poland

In December 1948, the communist Polish Workers Party was united with the Polish Socialist Party to form the Polish United Workers Party.

Two workers holding a flag
Marx, Engels, Lenin and Stalin

Ludwik Waryński

Date inscription XII.1948


PPR is the Polish Workers Party (Polska Partia Robotnica).
PPS is the Polish Socialist Party (Polska Partia Socjalistyczna).
PZPR is the Polish United Workers Party (Polska Zjednoczona Partia Robotnicza).


Kongres jedności klasy robotycznej = The congress of the unification of the working classes.

Relevant pages

These stamps were first issued in different colours and with the date inscription "8.XII.1948" instead of "XII.1948" as Fischer 479-481.


Polish United Workers' Party
Polish Workers' Party
Polish Socialist Party
Communist party
Political party
People's Republic of Poland
Working class
Karl Marx
Friedrich Engels
Vladimir Lenin
Joseph Stalin

First Day Cover

Fischer 482 FDC

Fischer 482 (part of a sheetlet)
Fischer 483 (part of a sheetlet)

Fischer 484 (part of a sheetlet)