In 1800, Sannikov discovered and charted Stolbovoy Island, and in 1805 Faddeyevsky Island. In 1809-1810, he took part in the expedition led by Matvei Gedenschtrom. In 1810, Sannikov crossed the island of New Siberia and a year later explored Faddeyevsky Island. He also discovered Bunge Land.
- Санников, Яков. Great Soviet Encyclopedia.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
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