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use original descriptive name

January 6 2003 at 12:44 PM
John M  (no login)

Response to Borah Peak Name Contreversy


I dislike naming peaks after people.

People should be commemorated by manmade things (eg, buildings).

Natural features should carry names that reflect and describe their generic environment.

This goes for Whitney and McKinley as well.

- John M.

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