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Alaska Setting & Symbolism

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Objects/Places

Beringia

Beringia was a land bridge that connected Siberia and Alaska.

Vologda

Vologda is a town in Eastern Russia where Peter the Great had a palace.

The Aleutian Islands

The Aleutian Islands are located in the waters between Siberia and Alaska.

Kodiak

Kodiak is an island in Three Saints Harbor located on the southern side of Alaska.

The Pribilof Islands

The Pribilof Islands, known as the Seal Islands, are a small group islands located at the junction of the Bering Sea and the Pacific Ocean.

Sitka

Sitka is an island in Three Saints Harbor and is home to the Tlingit Indians.

Irkutsk

Irkutsk is a city in central Russia near the Lena River.

Desolation Point

Desolation Point is on the norther coast of Alaska on the Arctic Ocean.

Bonanza

Bonanza on the Klondike River was the site of a big gold find.

Nome

Nome is the area of...

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