Written: Written on December 17, 1921
Published: First published in 1933 in Lenin Miscellany XXIII. Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1976, Moscow, Volume 45, page 408c.
Translated: Yuri Sdobnikov
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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Please read this and give it special attention, doing everything possible to fulfil it (probably, through the Narrow Council).
Let me know in advance if there are any difficulties.
 A reference to Prof. K. A. Krug’s letter, asking Lenin for help in obtaining for the Electrotechnical Department of the Moscow Higher Technical College (now the M.H.T.C. named after Bauman), and the State Experimental Electrotechnical Institute set up under the S.E.C. Scientific and Technical Department, premises and funds for the purchase of the necessary equipment abroad.