Shelekhov

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Russian America - Russian Settlement - 1740s To 1800
... As the Shelekhov-Golikov Company established itself as a monopoly, skirmishes and violent incidents turned into systematic violence as a tool of colonial exploitation of the ... In 1784, Grigory Ivanovich Shelekhov, who would later set up the Russian-Alaska Company that colonized early Alaska, arrived in Three Saints Bay on Kodiak Island with two ... The Koniag Alaska Natives harassed the Russian party and Shelekhov responded by killing hundreds and taking hostages to enforce the obedience of the rest ...
Russian-American Company
... was a state-sponsored chartered company formed largely on the basis of the so-called Shelekhov–Golikov Company of Grigory Shelekhov and Ivan Larionovich ...
Grigory Shelikhov
... Grigory Ivanovich Shelekhov (Григорий Иванович Шелехов in Russian (1747 – July 20, 1795 (July 31, 1795 N.S.)) was a Russian seafarer and merchant born in Rylsk ... Shelekhov organized commercial trips of the merchant ships to the Kuril Islands and the Aleutian Islands starting from 1775 ... Shelekhov's voyage was done under the auspices of the so-called Shelekhov-Golikov company, the other owner of which was Ivan Larionovich Golikov ...