Information About

Taku Harbor

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 4' 11" N,
134 ° 0' 35" W

Region

Juneau

Elevation

190 ft (57.91 m)

Uses

Taku Harbor in Detail.

About

on E shore of Taku Harbor, 22 mi. SE of Juneau, Coast Mts.

History

Former Tlingit Indian village or camp, collectively listed as four Taku-kon villages, population 269, in the 1880 Census by Ivan Petroff. In 1908 J. R. Swanton, Bureau of American Ethnology (BAE), published the name as "Takokakaan" (Hodge, 1910, p. 675).