Lukanin Rookery is a physical feature (area) in Aleutians West (CA) Borough.
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|Feature Name:||Lukanin Rookery|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||on Lukanin Point, on S coast of Saint Paul I., in Pribilof Islands.|
|History:||Elliott (1881, p. 164) wrote "*** 'Lukannon'; so named after one of the Russian pioneers, a sailor, who is said to have taken from St. Paul Island in 1787, over 5,000 sea-otter, aided by another promyshlenik, named Kaiekov; ***." According to Petrof (Bancroft's History of Alaska, 1890, p. 183) Ivan Lukanin was "the peredovchik (senior officer) with Ismailof."|
|Borough:||Aleutians West (CA) Borough|
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