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Barbencita Butte, AZ

Barbencita Butte

Coconino Co.

In, Grand Canyon N.P.  Just above mouth of Nankoweap creek, near lat. 36° 18', long. 111° 53'.   Named by Frank Bond for Barbencita, a friendly chief of the Navajos, who in 1871 aided the second Powell expedition through the canyon.  Decision U.S. G. B.

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