Sentence Examples

  • They may have just moved to Alaska from another state.
  • A " reconnaissance " map of Alaska (on a scale of 1: 250,000) was published in 1908.
  • The development of Alaska and the completion of the Northern Pacific Railroad to the coast (1883) brought a great increase in population.
  • The area of the United States, as here considered, exclusive of Alaska and outlying possessions, occupies a belt nearly twenty degrees of middle latitude in width, and crosses Boundaries sad Area, North America from the Atlantic to the Pacific. The southern boundary is naturally defined on the east by the Gulf of Mexico; its western extension crosses obliquely over the western highlands, along an irregular line determined by aggressive Americans of Anglo-Saxon stock against Americans of Spanish stock.
  • His greatest work in this period was the purchase of Alaska from Russia, in 1867.