First published in 1942 in Lenin Miscellany XXXIV.
Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1976, Moscow, Volume 45, page 298b.
Translated: Yuri Sdobnikov
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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Please let me have the information on the work of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic relating to my letter of May 30 and the reply of the R.M.C. of the Republic about ordering the material within a week.
V. Ulyanov (Lenin)
 In a letter of May 30, 1921, Lenin proposed that the Revolutionary Military Council should work out a plan for using the army for economic work, and gave concrete instructions in which spheres of the national economy its assistance was required above all (see this volume, Document 182).