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Logan, Mount,19,551 ft (5,959 m) high, in Kluane National Park, extreme SW Yukon, Canada, just E of Alaska; highest mountain in Canada and second highest in North America. One of the St. Elias Mts., it caps an immense tableland and is the center of the greatest glacial expanse in North America. Named for Sir William LoganLogan, Sir William Edmond,
1798–1875, Canadian geologist. Educated in England, he managed (1831–38) coal mines and a copper smelter in Wales. In addition to making studies of clays underlying coal seams, he made extensive geological maps and sections.
..... Click the link for more information. , the Canadian geologist, it was first climbed in 1925.
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