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Chisana (historical)

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Location

62 ° 9' 11" N,
142 ° 9' 25" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Elevation

3360 ft (1024.13 m)

Uses

Chisana (historical) in Detail.

About

on E bank of Cross Creek near the Chisana River 30 mi. SE of Nabesna, Wrangell Mts.

History

Former Indian settlement and mining camp established in 1913 (Swanton, 1952, p. 537). The village population was 148 in 1920; 13 in 1930; and 28 in 1939. The Chisana post office operated from 1913 to 1938.