Information About

Annette Island

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 8' 6" N,
131 ° 21' 21" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

10 ft (3.05 m)

Uses

Annette Island in Detail.

About

South of Revillagigedo Island, Alexander Archipelago. 20 miles long and 10 miles wide.

Annette Island, at 20 miles long and 10 miles wide, it lies south of Revillagigedo Island, in the Alexander Archipelago.

History

Named in 1879, by W H Dall, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), for his wife, Annette Whitney Dall. This island was reserved for the Tsimshian Indians by a Federal act on March 3, 1891.

Named in 1879 by W.H. Dall, USC&GS, for his wife, Annette Whitney Dall. This island was reserved for the Tsimshian Indians by a Fedral act on March 3, 1891.

Places Near Annette Island
Areas:

Cutter Rocks,

Bars:

Ajax Reef, Bostwick Reef, Hog Rocks, Julius Reef, Martin Rock, Mastic Rock, Morse Rock, Mule Rock, Spire Island Reef, Tamgas Reef, Wallace Reef, Washington Monument Rock,

Bays:

Port Chester, Annette Bay, California Cove, Camp Cove, Cascade Inlet, Coho Cove, Coho Cove, Crab Bay, Customhouse Cove, Dog Bay, Hassler Harbor, Hemlock Bay, Herring Bay, Kwain Bay, Lucky Cove, Mary I Anchorage, Morse Cove, Moth Bay, Nadzaheen Cove, Niquette Harbor, Pond Bay, Ray Anchorage, Reef Harbor, Ryus Bay, Tamgas Harbor, Thorne Arm, Thorne Arm,

Capes:

Point White, Point Arucenas, Point Alava, Angle Point, Annette Point, Bass Point, California Head, Carroll Point, Cone Point, Copper Point, Crab Point, Creek Point, Deer Point, Edge Point, Elf Point, Eve Point, Flag Point, Form Point, Giant Point, Grave Point, Green Point, Grey Point, Harbor Point, Inlet Point, Middy Point, Moss Point, Moth Point, Mountain Point, Pilot Point, Race Point, Reef Point, Survey Point, Tent Point, Point Winslow, Yellow Point,

Channels:

Cat Passage, Danger Passage, Felice Strait,

Cities:

Metlakatla,

Dams:

Chester Lake Dam, Purple Lake Dam, Whitman Lake Dam,

Hills:

Mound Hill, Trout Hill,

Islands:

Annette Island, Bird Island, Bold Island, Cat Island, Cone Island, Cynthia Island, Danger Island, Dog Island, Double Islands, Drug Island, Duck Islands, Duke Island, Emmet Island, Fish Islands, Fripo Island, Goose Tongue Island, Grass Rock, Ham Island, Harris Island, Helen Island, Hemlock Island, Hotspur Island, Hub Rock, Indian Rock, Lane Island, Lewis Island, Little Rock, Mary Island, Pow Island, Round Island, Roy Island, Ruth Island, Scrub Island, Snipe Island, Spire Island, Twin Islands, Vegas Island, Vegas Islands, Village Island, Walker Island, Werlick Island, Whale Rock,

Lakes:

Cascade Lakes, Chester Lake, Crater Lake, Edgecombe Lake, Hassler Lake, Helen Todd Lake, Hussler Lake, Kwain Lake, Melanson Lake, Purple Lake, Tamgas Lake, Trap Lake, Trout Lake, Whitman Lake,

Mountains:

Agassiz Mountain, Anvil Mountain, Anvil Mountain, Berry Knoll, Between Mountain, Bingo Mountain, Black Mountain, Blunt Mountain, Buck Mountain, Bush Mountain, Chapeau Mountain, Chenango Mountain, Cone Mountain, Davison Mountain, Dubuque Mountain, Fawn Mountain, Janesville Mountain, Leadville Mountain, Middle Mountain, Narrows Mountain, Notch Mountain, Nubbins Mountain, Pop Mountain, Purple Mountain, Red Mountain, Round Mountain, Spine Mountain, Tamgas Mountain, Tired Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

Sealed Passage,

Ridges:

Alava Ridge, Bald Ridge, Saw Ridge, Saw Ridge,

Streams:

Beaver Creek, Whitman Creek,

Cities:

Annette, Dairy, Herring Cove, Mountain Point,