FUR-SEAL SKINS OBTAINED FROM ALL WATERS OF ALASKA, 1868 TO 1908

(From Documents of Bureau of Fisheries)

From seal islands

From pelagic and other sources

Total

Year

Number

Value

Number

Value

Number

Value

1858

140,000

$700,000

4,367

88,734

144,367

$708,734

1869

85,901

644,258

4,439

8,860

90,331

653,118

1870

23,773

166,411

8,686

21,715

32,459

188,126

1871

102,960

1,544,400

16,911

40,586

119,871

1,584,986

1872

108,819

1,218,774

5,336

12,806

114,155

1,231,580

1873

109,117

1,418,421

5,229

20,886

114,346

1,439,307

1874

110,585

1,448,663

5,825

49,513

116,410

1,498,176

1875

106,460

1,357,365

5,033

45,297

111,493

1,402,662

1876

94,637

828,249

5,515

28,954

100,172

857,203

1877

84,310

822,023

5,210

31,260

89,520

853,283

1878

109,323

1,071,365

5,540

38,780

114,863

1,110,145

1879

110,511

2,340,713

8,557

111,241

119,068

2,451 954

1880

105,718

2,347,687

8,418

117,852

114,136

2,465,539

1881

105,063

2,086,193

10,382

80,979

115,445

2,167,172

1882

99,812

1,357,443

15,581

79,463

115,393

1,436,900

1883

79,509

1,606,082

16,587

104,498

96,096

1,710,580

1884

105,434

1,340,096

16,971

114,554

122,405

1,454,650

1885

105,024

1,491,341

23,040

149,760

128,064

1,641,101

1886

104,521

1,788,335

28,494

199,458

133,015

1,987,793

1887

105,760

1,480,640

30,028

235,836

136,388

1,716,476

1888

103,304

2,014,370

36,389

283,834

139,693

2,298,204

1889

102,617

1,744,489

29,858

291,116

132,475

2,035,605

1890

28,859

1,053,354

40,814

620,403

69,673

1,673,757

1891

14,406

432,180

59,568

938,196

73,974

1,370,376

1892

7,509

225,270

46,642

792,914

54,151

1,018,184

1893

7,390

199,530

30,812

385,150

38,202

684,680

1891

15,033

318,176

61,838

541,083

76,871

859,259

1895

14,846

300,631

56,291

576,983

71,137

877.614

1896

30,654

521,118

43,917

351,336

74,571

872,454

1897

19,200

297,600

24,332

158,158

43,532

455,758

1898

18,047

288,752

28,552

185,588

46,599

474,340

1899

16,812

437,112

34,168

350,222

50,980

787,334

1900

22,470

719,010

35,191

563,056

57.661

1,282,096

1901

23,066

770,848

24,050

366,763

47,110

1,137,611

1902

22,182

721,175

22,812

439,131

44,994

1,160,306

1903

19,292

566,754

27,000

499 500

46,292

1,066,254

1904

12,960

388,800

11,523

232,140

24,483

620,940

1905

12,723

508,920

12,660

253,200

25,383

762,120

1906

14,476

445 137

15,581

311,620

30,057

756,757

1907

14,964

475,107

18,816

376,320

33,770

8ol,427

1908

15,430

459,950

18,151

363,020

33,581

822,970

Total

2,533,497

39,946,772

909,705

10,380,765

3,443,202

50,327,537

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