Taapkuk (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in Northwest Arctic Borough.
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|Feature Name:||Taapkuk (historical)|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Feature Type:||Populated Place|
|Description:||at Cape Espenberg on Kotzebue Sound, Kotzebue-Kobuk Low.|
|History:||Former Eskimo village or camp reported in 1847 as "Tapkhakgmut" by Lieutenant L. A. Zagoskin, Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), (Hodge, 1910, p. 691); listed as "Ta-apkuk," population 42, in the 1880 Census by Petroff (1884,p.4).|
|Borough:||Northwest Arctic Borough|
|Espenberg, AK (10.4 miles WNW)|