Columbus Glacier

Location: Columbus Glacier is located on the Yukon-Alaska boarder, North of Mt. Saint Elias and west of Seward Glacier in the Bagley Ice Field.

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History:
The glacier was named in honour of Christopher Columbus on July 31, 1897 by His Royal Highness, Prince Luigi Amedeo, Duke of the Abruzzi. This glacier may also be refered to as Colombo Glacier.

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United States Geological Survey. 2007. Columbus Glacier. Available at: http://geonames.usgs.gov/. (Accessed on 03-03-07)

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