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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.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Source of acquisition--S. K. Sazhin. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1965.
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.