"Jarvis had to make a nine-hundred-mile roundabout, clear the way round the Seward Peninsula," explained the whaler.
The production is mainly from the Seward Peninsula of northwestern Alaska.
Nome is on the south shore of that part of Alaska known as Seward Peninsula, and it has no harbour.
The Seward Peninsula is the only other part of the country that the book touches.
Travelling, like so many other things, is very different on the Seward Peninsula.
He is known to every man, woman and child on Seward Peninsula.
Gold in great quantities had now been discovered on the Seward Peninsula.
"Nanoona" was a great traveler for those days, and had ventured as far south as what is now known as the Seward Peninsula.
See how fast we came across the Seward Peninsula in the most distressing weather imaginable!
Nome is now a city of some three thousand, the commercial, judicial and educational center of Seward Peninsula.