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Tsypkin (Leonid) papers
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Typescripts, manuscripts, correspondence, and documents relating to the literary output and the private life of Russian author Leonid Tsypkin (1926-1982).
Leonid Borisovich Tsypkin was born in Minsk, USSR on March 20, 1926 to Russian-Jewish parents. His father was a successful doctor in Minsk and was able to arrange for the family to be evacuated during the War. He returned to Minsk after the War and graduated from medical school in 1947. Tsypkin moved to the Moscow Region, and then to Moscow, where he advanced his medical career (authoring or co-authoring over 100 academic articles) and continued his education, receiving his Doctorate in 1969.
5 Linear Feet (11 boxes)
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