Gilbert Point

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 59 ° 57' 16" N, 139 ° 28' 59" W
  • Region: Yakutat
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  • Elevation: 3107 ft (947.01 m)
  • Parent: St. Elias Mountains


3.2 mi. NW of Mount Alexander and 29 mi. NE of Yakutat, St. Elias Mts.

Named in 1905 by Tarr (1906, p. 155), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), for Grove Karl Gilbert, 1843-1918, Chief Geologist of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from 1889-92.



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