N. Krupskaya


To Lenin’s Mother

Written: 15 April, 1914. Letter sent from Krakow
Published: 1931, First published in Lenin’s Letters to Relatives.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1977, Moscow, Volume 37, page 621.
Translated/Edited: George H. Hanna and Robert Daglish.
Transcription/Markup: D. Walters
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Her Excellency Maria Alexandrovna Ulyanova,
Samarin’S House, Apt. 3,
Moskovskaya Street, Vologda,

April 15

Dear MarIa Alexandrovna,

The compliments of the season; we wish you health and everything else of bite best. It is summer here. Yesterday it was as hot as Africa. All the leaves are out. We are all well.

I embrace you and Manyasha fondly.