Alaska

Alaska (Alas`ka) , an immense territory belonging to the U.S. by purchase from Russia, extending from British N. America to Behring Strait; it is poor in resources, and the inhabitants, who are chiefly Indians and Eskimos, live by hunting and fishing, and by the export of salmon; seal fishery valuable, however.

Population (circa 1900) given as 32,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Alas`co, John * Alasnam
Alains
Alais`
Alaman`ni, Luigi
Aland Isles
Alans
Alar`con y Mendo`za, Juan Ruiz de
Al`aric I.
Alaric II.
Alaric Cotin
Alas`co, John
Alas`ka
Alasnam
Alas`tor
A`lava
Alava, Ricardo de
Alba Longa
Albacete
Alban Lake
Alban Mount
Alban, St.
Alba`ni