Information About

Point Howard

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 17' 31" N,
135 ° 3' 18" W

Region

Haines

Elevation

52 ft (15.85 m)

Uses

Point Howard in Detail.

About

on W shore of Lynn Canal, 7 mi. N of Point Couverden and 23 mi. W of Juneau, St. Elias Mts.

History

Named in 1890 by Lieutenant Commander H. B. Mansfield, U.S. Navy (USN), for Ensign William Lauriston Howard, U.S. Navy (USN), a member of his party.