National Geographic : 1942 Sep
Fish and Wildlife Service, I.S.Department ofthe Interior Sealskin Coats on the Flipper! Countless Fur Seals Raise Their Young in ExclusiveRookeries onthe Pribilofs To these rocky Seal Islands in the Bering Sea the valuable animals come each spring to breed. The rest of the year they areatsea. These sleek aristocrats should not be confused with common sea lions and hair seals, useless for fur coats. The half-grown malesare taken inJuly fortheir pelts.