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By John Hull

ISBN-10: 1542668492

ISBN-13: 9781542668491

Aleutian Islands, Aleut and payment background. Prehistory. A decline in providers within the distant western islands after the sale of Alaska to the U.S. contributed to a dramatic drop within the inhabitants of the Aleutians. In 1870 Charles Scammon [1870] said 220 •souls" on "Atton" Island. years later, 38 Attuan males, a few definitely with households, below former corporation supervisor Grigorii Terent'ev immigrated to the Commander Islands. Stejneger [1896] reponed the inhabitants of the Commanders elevated by means of fifty two among 1870 and 1875. by means of 1880 the village on Attu had 107 population. together with one white and 32 Creoles. The Northern advertisement corporation closed the shop on Attu in rn89. The inhabitants in 1890 used to be one zero one. even though not guided through the corporate the economic system was once nonetheless depending on sea otter and fox furs.
In the 1st 4 years of yankee keep watch over extra sea otters have been killed than within the final 12 years of Russian administration, 12,208. among 1871 and 1891, 88, a hundred thirty five sea otter skins reached the industry. In 1895 the Attuans killed sea otters off Attu they usually have been then most likely in the neighborhood extinct.

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