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Mount Emmerich

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Location

59 ° 11' 30" N,
135 ° 41' 58" W

Region

Haines

Nearest City

Haines

Elevation

6443 ft (1963.83 m)

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About

in Chilkat Range, 2 mi. W of terminus of Garrison Glacier, 23 mi. SW of Skagway, St. Elias Mts.


History

So named by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in 1897. According to E. G. Robertson, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the local name is Cathedral Peak, "because of the mountain's prominence and cathedral like appearance."

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