The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
until 1940, the name of the city of Khanty-Mansiisk, the administrative center of the Khanty-Mansiisk National Okrug, Tiumen’ Oblast, RSFSR.
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