The word husky itself is probably a corruption of “Eskie,” short for Eskimo.
Dictionary of Word and Phrase Origins, Volume III by William & Mary Morris, 1971.
North to the Future.
Stephen Fry in America, 2009.
Under a white, igloo-shaped dome, the 49th state presents its wildlife, industry and Indian crafts.
Official Guide, New York World’s Fair, 1965.
Alaska is not merely the northernmost state but also the most western - and eastern. Some of the Aleutian Islands extend beyond the 180th meridian, which is the global dividing line between East and West.
More Misinformation by Tom Burnam, 1980.
Tiger Lillies in Anchorage, Alaska