Sand Island

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 57 ° 26' 45" N, 134 ° 33' 21" W
  • Region: Hoonah-Angoon (CA)
  • Uses:
  • Part of: Alaska Range


at mouth of Hood Bay, on W coast of Admiralty I., 4 mi. S of Angoon, Alex. Arch.

Descriptive name published by US@C&GS in the 1891 Coast Pilot (p. 157). "The island is low and sandy, therefore the name."



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