"Carte Géographique, Statistique et Historique des Possessions Russes” Paris 1825. The map shows Alaska when it was administered by the Russian-American Company. From "Atlas Géographique" published by J. Carez in 1825 in Paris

“Carte Géographique, Statistique et Historique des Possessions Russes” Paris 1825. The map shows Alaska when it was administered by the Russian-American Company. From Atlas Géographique published by

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"Carte Géographique, Statistique et Historique des Possessions Russes” Paris 1825. The map shows Alaska when it was administered by the Russian-American Company. From Atlas Géographique published by

“Carte Géographique, Statistique et Historique des Possessions Russes” Paris 1825. The map shows Alaska when it was administered by the Russian-American Company. From Atlas Géographique published by

About Marco Ramerini

I did historical research on the history of geographical exploration and colonialism, particularly on the spice islands, the Moluccas. I have designed and written some internet sites including the www.colonialvoyage.com site dedicated to the history of geographical exploration and colonialism. Then the site www.borghiditoscana.net dedicated to my region: Tuscany. As well as many other travel sites in different languages. Traveler, writer of online tourist guides. I research and write about history. Finally I am passionate about astronomy and photography.