Anthony Island

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 58 ° 27' 35" N, 135 ° 52' 6" W
  • Region: Hoonah-Angoon (CA)
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  • Elevation: 7 ft (2.13 m)


Near the head of Bartlett Cove, east side of entrance to Glacier Bay, St. Elias Mountains.

Named in 1939 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) for Captain Lester Anthony Beardslee, U.S. Navy (USN), who is supposed to have been the first to apply the name Glacier Bay.



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