Andrews Glacier

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 58 ° 54' 45" N, 136 ° 20' 30" W
  • Region: Hoonah-Angoon (CA)
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  • Length: 2 mi (3.22 km)
  • Elevation: 2306 ft (702.87 m)


in Glacier Bay National Monument, trends W to Plateau Glacier, 70 mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Elias Mts.; 2 miles long.

Named by members of the American Geographical Society's Glacier Bay Expedition of 1941, for Clarence Leroy Andrews, 1862-1948, who visited Muiri Inlet in 1892, 1903, and 1913 and published reports of his observations. He is also the author of many publications dealing largely with Alaskan history.



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