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Several excellent gazetteers of [[Portal:Alaska|Alaska]] have been published. Some of the most helpful are:
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Alaska|Alaska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Alaska_Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]''
  
Orth, Donald J. ''Dictionary of Alaska Place Names.'' Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1967. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=70205&disp=Dictionary+of+Alaska+place+names++ book 979.8 E5d; film 1321413 item 2].)
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Several excellent gazetteers of Alaska have been published. Some of the most helpful are:  
  
Schorr, Alan Edward. ''Alaska Place Names.'' Second Edition. Juneau, Alaska: University of Alaska, 1980. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=254052&disp=Alaska+place+names++ book 979.8 E2a; film 1321402].) Supplement to Donald Orth's book, above.  
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*Orth, Donald J. ''Dictionary of Alaska Place Names.'' Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1967. {{FHL|70205|item|disp=FHL Book 979.8 E5d; Film 1321413 item 2}}.
  
Phillips, James W. ''Alaska-Yukon Place Names.'' Seattle, Washington: University of Washington Press, 1973. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=252150&disp=Alaska%2DYukon+place+names%20%20&columns=*,0,0 book 970 E2p].)
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*Schorr, Alan Edward. ''Alaska Place Names.'' Second Edition. Juneau, Alaska: University of Alaska, 1980. {{FHL|254052|item|disp=FHL Book 979.8 E2a; Film 1321402}}. Supplement to Donald Orth's book, above.  
  
R. L. Polk & Company ''Polk's 1923-24 Alaska-Yukon Gazetteer and Business Directory.'' Seattle, Washington: R.L. Polk, 1923. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=37553&disp=Polk%27s+1923-24+Alaska-Yukon+gazett++ film 934824 item 2].)
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*Phillips, James W. ''Alaska-Yukon Place Names.'' Seattle, Washington: University of Washington Press, 1973. {{FHL|252150|item|disp=book 970 E2p}}.
  
''Geographic Dictionary of Alaska.'' Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1902. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=13535&disp=Geographic+dictionary+of+Alaska++ film 973763 item 2].)
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*R. L. Polk & Company ''Polk's 1923-24 Alaska-Yukon Gazetteer and Business Directory.'' Seattle, Washington: R.L. Polk, 1923. {{FHL|37553|item|disp=FHL Film 934824 item 2}}.
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*''Geographic Dictionary of Alaska.'' Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1902. {{FHL|13535|item|disp=film 973763 item 2}}.
  
 
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United States Gotoarrow.png Alaska Gotoarrow.png Gazetteers

Several excellent gazetteers of Alaska have been published. Some of the most helpful are:

  • Schorr, Alan Edward. Alaska Place Names. Second Edition. Juneau, Alaska: University of Alaska, 1980. FHL Book 979.8 E2a; Film 1321402. Supplement to Donald Orth's book, above.
  • Phillips, James W. Alaska-Yukon Place Names. Seattle, Washington: University of Washington Press, 1973. book 970 E2p.
  • R. L. Polk & Company Polk's 1923-24 Alaska-Yukon Gazetteer and Business Directory. Seattle, Washington: R.L. Polk, 1923. FHL Film 934824 item 2.
  • Geographic Dictionary of Alaska. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1902. film 973763 item 2.

Web Sites

http://www.world-gazetteer.com/gg.php?lng=en&men=gcis&geo=-3757

http://library.state.ak.us/hist/parham.html