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The Distler goldmine was not on Sakhalin Island—it was right in the middle of Siberia.
According to family lore, the Distlers owned a goldmine on Sakhalin Island.
The islands of Japan, not including Sakhalin, of which half is Japanese, lie between the 30th and 45th parallels.
The Ishikari Ainu who lived formerly in Sakhalin wear leather belts, and the women wear besides a peculiar cloth headgear.Alone with the Hairy Ainu|A. H. Savage Landor
They called the river 'Sakhalin,' a name which the Russians gave to the long island at the mouth of the Amoor.
Immediately after reaching the mouth of the Amur the same instinct had led them to begin the colonization of Sakhalin.
Nicolayevsk is supplied with coal from Sakhalin Island, where it is abundant and easily worked.