Russian Parliamentary and Presidential Elections Ephemera: A Finding Aid
Inventory. Folder 2.2
Mikhail Prokhorov. Independent candidate
Description of Selected Items
(Booklets - 1)
The booklet is entitled "Mikhail Prokhorov - Mnogoborets" / Многоборец ('All-round competitor'). The cover page has a color photograph of Prokhorov and his campaign web address http://www.mdp2012.ru. The text is an informal interview concerning Prokhorov's life from childhood to the present day. Noteworthy is an abundant use of vulgarisms and youth jargon. The booklet has multiple photographs.
(Flyers - 2)
One flyer has a black-and-white photograph of Prokhorov. The text includes "Vesna pridet 2 marta. mdp2012.ru" / Весна придет 2 марта. mdp2012.ru ('Spring will come March 2. mdp2012.ru') and the logo of the "Olimpiiskii" /Олимпийский sports facility in Moscow, which was apparently used for a meeting in support of Prokhorov. The second flyer is an appeal to the voters to participate in monitoring the elections.
(Stickers - 1)
The sticker has a colored photograph of Prokhorov. The text reads "Mikhail Prokhorov #4 My trebuem bol'shego! mdp2012.ru" / Михаил Прохоров №4 Мы требуем большего! mdp2012.ru ('Mikhail Prokhorov #4. We demand more! mdp2012.ru').
(Badges - 1)
The badge is round with a black-and-white photograph of Prokhorov. The text reads "Misha - moi prezident" / Миша – мой президент ('Misha - my president').
(Scarves - 1)
The scarf is made of a white synthetic material with the word "Prokhorov" in bold print taking up most of the space. The text on both ends reads "Mikhail Prokhorov mdp2012.ru" / Михаил Прохоров mdp2012.ru.