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Russian Alaska primary sources

This guide contains primary sources related to Russian involvement in Alaska, including the Russian colonial period between 1741 and 1867, the sale of Alaska to the United States, and the influence of the Russian Orthodox Church.

Other resources

This page lists other Alaskan archives that have some material related to Russian Alaska, microfilmed primary documents held by libraries across Alaska, and collections held by institutions outside of Alaska.


This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services [grant number LS-250194-OLS-21].