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The Mt. Saint Elias is after the Mt. McKinley the second highest mountain in the USA and after the Mt. Logan the second highest mountain in Canada. The mountain rises 5'489 metres in just 16 kilometres distance from the head of Taan Fjord.

 

Soviet Union 1943
"Bicentenary of the Vitus Bering's death".
Bering Sea & Mt. Saint Elias.

 

Soviet Union 1991 Saint Elias stamp

Soviet Union 1991
The stamp commemorates the 250th anniversary of the sighting of Mount St. Elias.

note:
On a Spanish stamp, issued in the series "Builders of the new World" in the year 1967 is written "San Elias, Alaska". The stamp does not depict Mount Saint Elias, the stamp is based on an old drawing by José Cardero during the 1792 voyage around Vancouver Island and shows the Mount Baker.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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