Mount Bressler

Feature Type:Mount - Variation of Mountain: Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks. ["Mount" preceding the name usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.]
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alaska boundary, SW of Atlin Lake, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 58°55'25''N, 134°20'12''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104L/16

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 11 June 1965 on 104/NW, as submitted by scientists working on the Juneau Icefield Research program. Elevation 7856 feet.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office

After geologist Dr. Calder Tupper Bressler (1919 - 1959).

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office