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Alaska's libraries include audio, visual, and written material about Ivan Veniaminov and the early history of Russian America. Visit your local library or go online to see what's available in holdings all over the state. Take these simple steps:

  1. Access SLED (State Library Electronic Doorway) at
  2. Click on the listing for ALNCat (the Alaska Library Network Catalog) to view the Basic Search window.
    Go to the Keyword field, and type in VENIAMINOV or RUSSIAN ALASKA.

More Reading:

Black, Lydia. A Good and Faithful Servant: The Year of Saint Innocent -- An Exhibit Commemorating the Bicentennial of the Birth of Ioann Veniaminov, 1797-1997. Fairbanks: University of Alaska Fairbanks, Alaska State Veniaminov Bicentennial Committee.

Garrett, Paul D. Saint Innocent: Apostle to America. Crestwood, N.J.: St Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1979.

Innokentii, Saint, Metropolitan of Moscow and Kolmna. Translated by S. A. Mousalimas and Jerome Kisslinger. Journals of the Priest Ioann Veniaminov in Alaska, 1823 to 1836. Fairbanks: University of Alaska Press, 1993.

Innokentii, Saint, Metropolitan of Moscow and Kolmna. Translated by Richard A. Pierce. Notes on the Islands of Unalashka District. Fairbanks: Elmer E. Rasmuson Library Translation Program, University of Alaska; Kingston, Ont., Canada: Limestone Press, 1984.

Oleksa, Michael. Alaskan Missionary Spirituality. Mahwah, N.J.: Paulist Press, 1987.

Shenitz, Helen A. "Father Veniaminov, the Enlightener of Alaska." American Slavic and East European Review, Vol. 18, No. 1 (Feb., 1959), pp. 75-80.

Veniaminov, Ivan; Lydia T. Black and R.H. Geoghegan (trans.) Notes on the Islands of the Unalashka District. Alaska History Series, No. 27, 1984.


The Engines of Our Ingenuity, University of Houston


Sackett, Schuyler. Russian Orthodox Alaska. Videocassette (46 min.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Goldhil Video.

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