Aleksandrovskaya prison

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Sakhalin Island

The 30,000 square-mile, sturgeon-shaped island located directly north of Japan, served as a maximum-security tsarist prison between 1868 and 1905.

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Flow numbers:Exile transportation(both men and women) through Main Exile Path to Eastern, Western Siberia and the Far East(flow), including voluntary following members of exile families.

Standing Numbers: number of transported exiles, residing in Siberia, as of 1st January of given year.