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Mount Brookfield

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Location

61 ° 21' 44" N,
146 ° 17' 4" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Nearest City

Valdez

Elevation

6188 ft (1886.1 m)

Uses

Mount Brookfield in Detail.

About

1 mi W of Mount Mahlo on the N side of Valdez Glacier and 17.5 mi N of Valdez, Chugach Mts.

History

Named by L. E. Nielsen, who made what was reported as the first ascent of the mountain June22, 1959, for Lieutenant R. M. Brookfield who was with F.C. Schrader (U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)) on a reconnaissance trip up the Valdez Glacier in 1898. Brookfield camped a few miles east of the mountain.

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