First published in 1965 in Collected Works, Fifth Ed., Vol. 51.
Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1975, Moscow, Volume 44, page 310b.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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20. XI. 1919
Manager of the 1st House of Soviets
Please give a room (one, at least, to begin with, later two—for a translator)
to Comrade Keeley, an American engineer, who has come to help the Soviet Republic.
Please give him a room not higher than the 2nd floor and the warmest you have.
V. Ulyanov (Lenin)
Chairman, Council of People’s Commissars