Dictionary of Alaska Place Names

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Introduction: This work is an alphabetical list of the geographic names that are now applied and have been applied to to places and features of the Alaska Landscape.

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xi, 1084 p. : ill., frontspiece, maps (12 colored) ; 28 cm.

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Orth, Donald J. 1967.

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Introduction: This work is an alphabetical list of the geographic names that are now applied and have been applied to to places and features of the Alaska Landscape.

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xi, 1084 p. : ill., frontspiece, maps (12 colored) ; 28 cm.

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Each entry conforms to principles of U.S. Board on Geographic Names and lists location, brief history and meaning of name.

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  • OCLC: 882426673
  • SuDoc Number: I 19.16:567
  • Report No.: Geological Survey Professional Paper 567
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc303962

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Orth, Donald J. Dictionary of Alaska Place Names, report, 1967; Washington D.C.. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc303962/: accessed February 26, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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