Coppermount (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA) Borough. The primary coordinates for Coppermount (historical) places it within the 99921 ZIP Code delivery area.
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|Feature Name:||Coppermount (historical)|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Feature Type:||Populated Place|
|Description:||site of village, on SW coast of Prince of Wales I. at head of Copper Harbor, E of Hetta Inlet, Alex. Arch.|
|History:||The Coppermount post office was established here in 1900 and transferred to Sulzer in 1907 (Ricks, 1965, p. 14). This former mining settlement is shown as abandoned on current sources. "Few signs remain of the salmon cannery , formerly located on the northern shore of the bay" (US Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1962, p. 77).|
|Borough:||Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA) Borough|
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