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At a Glance
The collection consists primarily of Sazhin's manuscripts, though there is also a brief curriculum vitae and a photograph of Sazhin and his wife. There are also essays dealing with his service as a military doctor during the Civil War and with his arrest and imprisonment in China in the 1950s.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Restrictions on Access
This collection is located on-site.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers Accessioned 1965.
Papers Processed 06/--/81.
History / Biographical Note
A medical doctor, Sazhin wrote on a number of medical issues as well as on the medical profession in Russia. Convicted of anti-Soviet agitation in 1954, Sazhin spent seven years as a prison doctor, and emigrated to Australia in 1961.