Library Archives

Map of Russian America 1867
Map of Russian America 1867

These are resources from the Library of Congress (LOC) and other archival sources with links to Alaskan source material

Library of Congress:

Other Institutions:

Digital Collections at the University of Washington
Contain a variety of Alaska material in special collections (note: scroll down list to view)
Also check Klondike and Nome Gold Rushes, 1897-1900
Klondike Gold Rush: The Perilous Journey North

National Park Service:
Teacher resources– lesson plans searchable by location
Prehistory of Southeast Alaska

A quick video tutorial for targeting your search with a “search operator.”
This example uses the Library of Congress site [], but it works at any website.


Image source: Map of Russian America 1867 – Library of Congress