Seward’s Icebox


Seward’s Icebox
Alaska (see Seward’s Folly)

Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games. 2013.

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  • Seward's Icebox — «причуда Сьюарда», «холодильник Сьюарда». Пренебрежительные прозвища Аляски, которая была куплена у России в 1867 г. по инициативе государственного секретаря Г. Сьюарда …   Словарь топонимов США

  • Seward's Folly —    William Henry Seward (1801 1872) was born in Florida, Orange County, New York. He graduated from Union College in 1820, was admitted to the bar in 1822, and practiced law in Auburn, New York. After two terms as governor (1838 1842), he took… …   Dictionary of eponyms

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  • Alaska purchase — The Alaska Purchase (otherwise known as Seward s Folly or Seward s Icebox) by the United States from the Russian Empire occurred in 1867 at the behest of Secretary of State William Seward. The territory purchased was 586,412 square miles… …   Wikipedia

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  • Alaska — This article is about the U.S. state of Alaska. For other uses, see Alaska (disambiguation). Alaskan redirects here. For other uses, see Alaskan (disambiguation). State of Alaska …   Wikipedia


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